Ureterocoele (cobra head sign)

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Left flank pain.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Male
Fluoroscopy

Dilatation of the distal of left ureter, surrounded by a thin lucent line resembling cobra head sign and consistent with ureterocoele

Case Discussion

The cobra head sign is an indicator of an uncomplicated ureterocele.

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Case information

rID: 61541
Published: 7th Jul 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tabesh medical imaging center

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