Semial vesicle filled with contrast media during IVU

Case contributed by Dr Levente István Lánczi


History of left epididymitis and left testectomy. Benign prostate hyperplasia. Recently pollakiuria.

Patient Data

Age: 64 years
Gender: Male

Normal urinary excretion, renal pelvis and ureters are depicted on the IVU. No presence of calcified stones or dilatation of the urinary tract.

On the late image, after urination a reflux into the left seminal vesicle is detected.

Thanks to Hajnalka Nagy, Izabella Reznek and Imre Zsolnai Nagy for their contribution to the case presentation.

Case Discussion

Genital tract reflux is more likely after surgery or with the presence of anorectal malformations or other variation. 

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Case information

rID: 45856
Published: 30th Jun 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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