Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle


Acute left flank pain with fever. Tender left flank.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female

Four stones measuring up to 5 mm in the distal left ureter at and just proximal to the vesicoureteral junction.

No right-sided stones.

Case Discussion

An example of steinstrasse with multiple stones stacked up in the distal left ureter.

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Case information

rID: 46080
Published: 21st Jun 2016
Last edited: 6th Mar 2020
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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