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Case 1333

Ultrasound diagnosis of ureteral obstruction: an extrinsic compression by enlarged ovary

Author(s)
S. Kapustin
 
Patient
female, 40 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Ultrasonogram of the right kidney and ureter
     

    Hydronephrosis in the right kidney of 40-year-old women, transversal section. Pelvis of the kidney is dilated (arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Ultrasonogram of the right kidney and ureter;

    The ureter (U) is compressed between iliac vessels (colored) and enlarged right ovary (Ov). Corpus luteum cyst is visible in the ovary. Bl – urine bladder

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Ultrasonogram of the right kidney and ureter;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Ultrasonogram of the right kidney and ureter after hormonal treatment one month later
     

    The pelvis is normal in size (arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Ultrasonogram of the right kidney and ureter after hormonal treatment one month later;

    The ureter (U) is normal in diameter. A remnants of the corpus luteum cyst are seen in the right ovary. Bl – urine bladder.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Ultrasonogram of the right kidney and ureter after hormonal treatment one month later;
     
     
Hydronephrosis in the right kidney of 40-year-old women, transversal section. Pelvis of the kidney is dilated (arrow).
 
The ureter (U) is compressed between iliac vessels (colored) and enlarged right ovary (Ov). Corpus luteum cyst is visible in the ovary. Bl – urine bladder
 
The pelvis is normal in size (arrow).
 
The ureter (U) is normal in diameter. A remnants of the corpus luteum cyst are seen in the right ovary. Bl – urine bladder.
 
 
 
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