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Right iliac fossa renal transplant

Case contributed by Dr Nikhil Rao


Acute pancreatitis.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Male

The transplant kidney is in the right iliac fossa and is unobstructed. Upper abdominal fat stranding and free fluid is partially imaged. 

Case Discussion

This patient had posterior urethral valves diagnosed at 18 months. Left nephrectomy was performed for a malformed, infected kidney; right nephrectomy performed due to failure from reflux. 

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Case information

rID: 11085
Published: 15th Oct 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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