Urinary bladder calculi

Case contributed by Dr Faheemullah Khan

Presentation

Diagnosed case of prostate hyperplasia. Presented with difficulty starting urination, increased urinary frequency and pelvic pain.

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

Transverse and oblique views of urinary bladder with the large probe revealed multiple echogenic foci with posterior shadowing most suggestive or urinary calculi. 

Case Discussion

Bladder calculi develop mostly due to stasis of urine. Commonly it develops due to benign prostate hyperplasia and neurogenic bladder. In our case, it was prostate hyperplasia.

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Case information

rID: 64023
Published: 7th Nov 2018
Last edited: 8th Nov 2018
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded
Institution: Hayatabad Medical Complex

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