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Case 2423

MR Urography and US findings in retroperitoneal fibrosis

Author(s)
Pekkafali MZ, Silit E, Basekim CC, Mutlu H, Sildiroglu HO, Kizilkaya E
 
Patient
male, 53 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Kidney ultrasound study
     

    Ultrasound revealed bilateral uretero-hydronephrosis, marked dilatation of pelvicalyceal system.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Kidney ultrasound study;

    Ultrasound revealed bilateral ureterohydronephrosis, marked dilatation of pelvicalyceal system and fibrosis around abdominal aorta

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Kidney ultrasound study;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Kidney doppler ultrasound

    In the spectral analysis of Renal Doppler Ultrasonography, PI and RI indexes are elevated, related to obstructive uropathy.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Kidney doppler ultrasound;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    MR urography

    MRI urographic examination revealed a fibrous tissue mass which was found to encase the aorta, inferior vena cava and iliac vessels, extending from the level of the kidney to the pelvis.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: MR urography;
     
     
Ultrasound revealed bilateral uretero-hydronephrosis, marked dilatation of pelvicalyceal system.
 
Ultrasound revealed bilateral ureterohydronephrosis, marked dilatation of pelvicalyceal system and fibrosis around abdominal aorta
 
In the spectral analysis of Renal Doppler Ultrasonography, PI and RI indexes are elevated, related to obstructive uropathy.
 
MRI urographic examination revealed a fibrous tissue mass which was found to encase the aorta, inferior vena cava and iliac vessels, extending from the level of the kidney to the pelvis.
 
 
 
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