EURORAD ESR

Case 10210

Acute pyelonephritis with emphysematous cystitis

Author(s)
Layne Keathly, J. Andrew Sedrick, Grygori Gerasymchuk

St Joseph Mercy Oakland, Radiology
44405 Woodward ave 48341 Pontiac
United States of America

Email:asedrick@gmail.com
 
Patient
female, 40 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Arterial phase CT at the level of kidneys

    Arterial phase axial CT showing bilateral striated nephrogram with perinephric fat stranding indicating inflammatory process. Incidentally, coarse calcifications are seen in the pancreatic head indicating chronic...

     
    Area of Interest: Kidney; Pancreas; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Infection; Inflammation;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Excretory phase axial CT

    Excretory phase axial CT showing bilateral striated nephrogram with perinephric fat stranding indicating inflammatory process.

     
    Area of Interest: Kidney; Pancreas; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Infection; Inflammation;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Arterial phase coronal CT

    Arterial phase coronal CT showing left striated nephrogram with perinephric fat stranding.

     
    Area of Interest: Kidney; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Infection; Inflammation;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Axial CT of the pelvis

    Axial CT show distended urinary bladder with air fluid level and scattered pockets of air throughout the urinary bladder wall.

     
    Area of Interest: Urinary Tract / Bladder; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Infection;
     
     
  • Figure 5
    Excretory phase coronal CT

    Excretory phase coronal CT showing left striated nephrogram with perinephric fat stranding indicating inflammatory process, and the urinary bladder with scattered pockets of air throughout the urinary bladder wall.

     
    Area of Interest: Kidney; Urinary Tract / Bladder; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Infection; Inflammation;
     
     
Arterial phase axial CT showing bilateral striated nephrogram with perinephric fat stranding indicating inflammatory process. Incidentally, coarse calcifications are seen in the pancreatic head indicating chronic pancreatitis.
 
Excretory phase axial CT showing bilateral striated nephrogram with perinephric fat stranding indicating inflammatory process.
 
Arterial phase coronal CT showing left striated nephrogram with perinephric fat stranding.
 
Axial CT show distended urinary bladder with air fluid level and scattered pockets of air throughout the urinary bladder wall.
 
Excretory phase coronal CT showing left striated nephrogram with perinephric fat stranding indicating inflammatory process, and the urinary bladder with scattered pockets of air throughout the urinary bladder wall.
 
 
 
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