Urethral calculus

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Known case of urolithiasis presents with inability to pass urine during last few hours.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female

There are bilateral renal calyceal calculi without hydronephrosis. Urinary bladder is partly distended (prevoid volume - about 45 cc). Transvaginal scan shows urethral calculus (8-9 mm). 

Case Discussion

Findings of urethral and bilateral renal calyceal calculi. A previous ultrasound 4 months prior had demonstrated a right pelvi-ureteric junction calculus (8 mm), which is not present on this follow-up ultrasound, and bilateral renal calyceal calculi.

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Case information

rID: 49661
Published: 29th Nov 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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