Duplex renal collecting system

Case contributed by Dr Varun Babu


Incidental finding.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Female

Presence of cortical tissue in the mid pole of right kidney dividing pelvicalyceal system into two parts before they join together to become a single pelvis and drain down a single ureter (not depicted).  

Case Discussion

Common finding, needs to be documented in reports as these are often associated with vesicoureteric reflux / ureteroceles. 

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Case information

rID: 51945
Published: 15th Mar 2017
Last edited: 20th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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