Staghorn calculus

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


History of kidney stones, currently with colicky pain.

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Female


Computed tomography shows a large calculus that fully occupies the left renal pelvis. Additional small right kidney stone.

Case Discussion

This case shows a typical staghorn calculus.

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Case information

rID: 24466
Published: 19th Aug 2013
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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