Items tagged “urology”

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Bladder rupture

  Diagnosis probable
Ali Nourian
Published 20 Feb 2014
57% complete
Fluoroscopy
Article

Ureteric injury

Ureteric injury is a relatively uncommon, but severe event, which may result in serious complications as a diagnosis is often delayed.  Clinical presentation Ureteric injuries unreliably demonstrate macro- or microscopic hematuria as it may be absent in up to 25% of patients 5, 6. Classic clin...
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Bladder leak post partial cystectomy

  Diagnosis certain
Henry Knipe
Published 19 Jun 2014
88% complete
Fluoroscopy
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Renal injury: AAST grade IV

  Diagnosis certain
RMH Core Conditions
Published 25 Nov 2014
92% complete
CT
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Urinary bladder wall thickening

Urinary bladder wall thickening is a common finding and its significance depends on whether the bladder is adequately distended. Radiographic features Ultrasound In both adults and children, the wall may be considered thickened on ultrasound if it measures 6: >3 mm when distended (>25% expec...
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Pelvic fractures with urethral rupture

  Diagnosis certain
RMH Core Conditions
Published 19 Jan 2015
89% complete
CT X-ray
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Bladder leak post radical prostatectomy

  Diagnosis certain
Nolan Walker
Published 26 Feb 2015
88% complete
Fluoroscopy
Article

Subcapsular perirenal hematoma

A subcapsular perirenal hematoma is a form of perirenal hematoma where blood accumulates beneath the renal capsular margin. Pathology It can arise from a number of causes trauma, important in assessing renal trauma grading post procedural, e.g. extracorporeal shock-wave lithotripsy (ESWL) 5,...
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Urinary tract infection

Urinary tract infection (UTI) is a common clinical condition involving the bladder (cystitis) and kidneys (pyelonephritis). It is commonly divided into 'uncomplicated' and 'complicated' infections.  Clinical presentation painful urination strangury bloody, dark, cloudy urine urinary frequen...
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Renal artery pseudoaneurysm

Renal artery pseudoaneurysms are uncommon vascular finding, with the majority occuring after a renal intervention. Pathology A renal artery pseudoaneurysm differs from a renal artery true aneurysm (as might occur in fibromuscular dysplasia) in that it does not involve all three layers of the a...
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Transurethral resection of the prostate

Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) is a traditional therapy for lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) and prostatism from benign prostatic hyperplasia. Transurethral resection of the prostate results in characteristic imaging features. Indications acute urinary retention recurrent u...
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Nephrostomy

Nephrostomy is a common urologic or interventional radiology procedure in which a tube/catheter is introduced into the renal collecting system (usually the renal pelvis). Nephrostomies can either be "open" nephrostomy: after a urological surgical procedure, such as a UPJ stone removal these t...
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Pyelostomy

Pyelostomy is a rarely performed procedure in which an externalized catheter drains the renal pelvis. It is different from a nephrostomy in that the catheter in a pyelostomy enters the renal pelvis directly without passing though the renal parenchyma. It is much more prone to complication than a...
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Transureteroureterostomy

Transureteroureterostomy (TUU) is a procedure in which one ureter is divided and then connected (re-routed) into the other. It is performed when a distal ureter needs to be bypassed and can be performed instead of a psoas hitch or Boari flap. It may be preferable if the patient has had prior rad...
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Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy

Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL) is a common non-invasive treatment for urolithiasis, and less commonly for pancreatic or salivary ductal stones 4. It is less successful in obese patients and with stones >2 cm. Children respond equally well or better to ESWL than adults 5. The princ...
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Shock wave lithotripsy-induced renal injury

  Diagnosis certain
Sigmund Stuppner
Published 08 Aug 2016
90% complete
X-ray CT
Case

Ileovesicostomy ("bladder chimney")

  Diagnosis certain
Matt A. Morgan
Published 07 Jan 2017
94% complete
Fluoroscopy
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Emphysematous pyelonephritis

  Diagnosis almost certain
Amit Parekh
Published 24 Apr 2017
80% complete
CT
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Prostatectomy

Prostatectomy is a common procedure to remove the prostate gland, most often for prostate adenocarcinoma, although occasionally performed for benign prostatic hyperplasia. When performed for tumor, it is only indicated for tumors that are confined to the prostate. There are two main types of pr...
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Traumatic testicular rupture

  Diagnosis certain
Derek Smith
Published 11 Oct 2017
94% complete
Ultrasound