EURORAD ESR

Case 1358

Emphysematous pyelonephritis

Author(s)
A. Zormpala, D. Karadima, K. Revenas, K. Chatzikonstantinou, G. Tzortzis
 
Patient
female, 62 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Emphysematous pyelonephritis

    CT scan of the abdomen, after intravenous contrast enhancement, showing an enlarged left kidney with extensive destruction of the parenchyma and air collections within the collecting system and the parenchyma.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Emphysematous pyelonephritis;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Emphysematous pyelonephritis
     

    A new CT scan of the abdomen 48 hours later showing an increase of the amount of renal gas.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Emphysematous pyelonephritis;

    CT scan of the abdomen showing the presence of perirenal gas.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Emphysematous pyelonephritis;
     
     
CT scan of the abdomen, after intravenous contrast enhancement, showing an enlarged left kidney with extensive destruction of the parenchyma and air collections within the collecting system and the parenchyma.
 
A new CT scan of the abdomen 48 hours later showing an increase of the amount of renal gas.
 
CT scan of the abdomen showing the presence of perirenal gas.
 
 
 
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