Retrograde ureteric stent blockage

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Right proximal ureteric calculus. RIGHT ureteric stent in situ. For follow up ultrasound.

Patient Data

Age: about 25 yrs
Gender: Male
  • right ureteric stent in situ.
  • right proximal ureteric calculus ( 4 -5 mm ) is noted abutting stent.
  • a tiny calculus (1 mm) with ring down artifact is noted within stent lumen, seen in two orthogonal planes.
  • right sided mild hydronephrosis and proximal hydroureter seen.
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Case information

rID: 23946
Published: 19th Jul 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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