Urolithiasis

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

Presentation

Abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Male
X-ray
A calcification projects over the left L3 transverse process.
CT
5 mm ureteric calculus is noted within the proximal left ureter. No other renal or ureteric calculi identified. Associated mild hydronephrosis and perinephric stranding.

Case Discussion

The calculus was retrieved via retrograde ureteroscopy.

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Case information

rID: 57715
Published: 9th Jan 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Tag: rapids2
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