Ureterocoele

Case contributed by Dr Saeed Soltany Hosn

Presentation

Presented for an ultrasonography scan to make sure if she is pregnant. She has no significant past medical history.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Female
Ultrasound

Pelvic ultrasound scan shows a well-defined sonolucent tubular outpouching within the bladder lumen. The ureteric jet nicely demonstrates this thin-walled submucosal structure is patent (not obstructed). The ipsilateral kidney is not duplex (having no duplex collecting system).

Case Discussion

Findings are in keeping with a simple orthotopic non obstructing ureterocoele.

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Case information

rID: 33595
Published: 18th Jan 2015
Last edited: 28th Aug 2020
System: Urogenital
Tag: anomaly
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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