Ureterocele (bilateral)

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Recurrent urinary tract infection.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male

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


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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