Infection

Patient with a duplex kidney with a calculus in the upperpole ureter causing a pyelonephritis. A double J catheter that was placed ended up in the lowerpole system.

Clinical Info

Pain and fever

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Patient with a duplex kidney with a calculus in the upperpole ureter causing a pyelonephritis. A double J catheter that was placed ended up in the lowerpole system.

Duplex kidney with a calculus in the upperpole before migration to the ureter
Duplex kidney with a calculus in the upperpole before migration to the ureter
Duplex kidney with a calculus in the upperpole before migration to the ureter
Duplex kidney with a calculus in the upperpole before migration to the ureter
Pyelonephritis with thickened pelvicalyceal walls and perirenal effusion
Pyelonephritis with thickened pelvicalyceal walls and perirenal effusion
Pyelonephritis with thickened pelvicalyceal walls and perirenal effusion
Pyelonephritis with thickened pelvicalyceal walls and perirenal effusion
Calculus in the upperpole pelvis
Calculus in the upperpole pelvis
Stent in the lowerpole ureter
Stent in the lowerpole ureter

Patient with a duplex kidney with a calculus in the upperpole ureter causing a pyelonephritis. CT before stent placement.

Patient with a duplex kidney with a calculus in the upperpole ureter causing a pyelonephritis. A double J catheter that was placed ended up in the lowerpole system.
Patient with a duplex kidney with a calculus in the upperpole ureter causing a pyelonephritis. A double J catheter that was placed ended up in the lowerpole system.
Calculus
Calculus

Patient with a duplex kidney with a calculus in the upperpole ureter causing a pyelonephritis. CT after stent placement.

Renal upperpole pelvis without stent
Renal upperpole pelvis without stent
Renal lowerpole pelvis with stent
Renal lowerpole pelvis with stent
Calculus in the upperpole ureter and stent in the lowerpole ureter
Calculus in the upperpole ureter and stent in the lowerpole ureter
Calculus in the upperpole ureter and stent in the lowerpole ureter
Calculus in the upperpole ureter and stent in the lowerpole ureter
X ray
X ray

The same patient with the stent in the lowerpole ureter. The stone has moved distally.

Kidney longitudinal
Kidney longitudinal
Stent and calculus longitudinal
Stent and calculus longitudinal
Stent and calculus transverse
Stent and calculus transverse
Stent and calculus longitudinal
Stent and calculus longitudinal

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 70
  • Body part: Kidney

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