Case of the month March 2015: Retroperitoneum various

Retroperitoneal abscess with renal compression 2,5 liter pus with E coli was evacuated

Clinical Info

Palpable mass in a sick patient with fever

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Retroperitoneal abscess with renal compression. 2,5 liter pus with E coli was evacuated

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Retroperitoneal abscess with renal compression. 2,5 liter pus with E coli was evacuated

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Normal left kidney
Normal left kidney

Retroperitoneal abscess with renal compression. 2,5 liter pus with E coli was evacuated

Videoclip before drainage
Videoclip after placing a drainage catheter

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 60
  • Body part: Retroperitoneum

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System