Ureterocele (bilateral)

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Recurrent urinary tract infection.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

"Cystic" outpouchings at the left and right ureteral orifice are compatible with ureteroceles.

X-ray

Bilateral "cobra head" appearance of the distal ureter is compatible with the ultrasound appearance. Follow up radiograph at 30 minutes post-intravenous diuretic shows complete washout of contrast

Case Discussion

Bilateral ureteroceles.

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Case information

rID: 13484
Published: 16th Apr 2011
Last edited: 13th Feb 2020
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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