Dysplastic cystic kidney: antenatal MRI

Case contributed by Dr G Balachandran


Antenatal ultrasound revealed a cystic left kidney.

Patient Data

Age: 30 weeks gestation

Multiple cysts of varying sizes involving the entire left kidney in the foetus. The right kidney and bladder were normal. No other abnormalities were seen.

Annotated image

Annotation "LK" of abnormal left kidney. 

Case Discussion

 Multicystic dysplastic kidney was considered as primary diagnosis.

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Case information

rID: 5407
Published: 17th Jan 2009
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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