Anomalies related to ascent of the kidney

Crossed fused renal ectopia with an empty right renal fossa. The right kidney is small and fused to the lowerpole of the left kidney which measures 14,5 cm.

Clinical Info

Incidental finding

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Crossed fused renal ectopia with an empty right renal fossa. The right kidney is small and fused to the lowerpole of the left kidney which measures 14,5 cm.

Right kidney anterior of the aorta
Right kidney anterior of the aorta
Left kidney
Left kidney
Right kidney fused to the lower pole of the left kidney
Right kidney fused to the lower pole of the left kidney
Right kidney fused to the lower pole of the left kidney
Right kidney fused to the lower pole of the left kidney

Crossed fused renal ectopia with an empty right renal fossa. The right kidney is small and fused to the lowerpole of the left kidney which measures 14,5 cm.

Large left kidney
Large left kidney
Right kidney anterior of the aorta
Right kidney anterior of the aorta
Right kidney anterior of the aorta
Right kidney anterior of the aorta

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 53
  • Body part: Kidneys

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System