Vesicoureteric reflux (grade V)
History of fever and recurrent urinary tract infections.
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Micturating cystourethrogram findings:
- On filling of bladder with contrast passive reflux was noted
- On micturating film active reflux was noted
- Bilateral ureters appear dilated and tortuous
- Bilateral pelvicalyceal systems appear grossly dilated with loss of papillary impressions
Case of bilateral Grade V vesicoureteric reflux (VUR)
Common cause of UTIs and fever in newborns and children
Associated condition are pyelonephritis and reflux nephropathy (if left untreated) .