Case of the month December 2009: Infection

Pyelonephritis and a renal abscess in the right kidney

Clinical Info

Pain in the right flank with high fever and raised infection parameters

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Pyelonephritis and a renal abscess in the right kidney

Renal abscess longitudinal
Renal abscess longitudinal
Renal abscess transverse
Renal abscess transverse
Swollen right kidney longitudinal
Swollen right kidney longitudinal
Normal left kidney longitudinal
Normal left kidney longitudinal
Renal abscess transverse
Renal abscess transverse
No flow in the abscess transverse
No flow in the abscess transverse
Renal abscess longitudinal
Renal abscess longitudinal
No flow in the abscess longitudinal
No flow in the abscess longitudinal

Pyelonephritis and a renal abscess in the right kidney CT scan


Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 65
  • Body part: Kidney

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System