EURORAD ESR

Case 717

Complications following lithotripsy

Author(s)
C. Constantin , P. Schnyder
 
Patient
male, 64 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    perinephric soft-tissue stranding

    Non enhanced CT scan reveals perinephric soft-tissue stranding

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: perinephric soft-tissue stranding;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    sub-capsular hematoma

    Non enhanced CT scan obtained 6 hours after ESWL showing a sub-capsular collection of high attenuation surrounding the right kidney, which attenuation value is markedly lower than that of the left kidney. A stone...

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: sub-capsular hematoma;
     
     
Non enhanced CT scan reveals perinephric soft-tissue stranding
 
Non enhanced CT scan obtained 6 hours after ESWL showing a sub-capsular collection of high attenuation surrounding the right kidney, which attenuation value is markedly lower than that of the left kidney. A stone fragment is detectable within in the collecting system.
 
 
 
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