Emphysematous pyelonephritis

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Complaining of abdominal pain and fever. History of diabetes mellitus.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female
Ultrasound

Left kidney is enlarged with poor corticomedullary differentiation.

Linear air shadow is noted in left renal lower parenchymal and in the perinephric region.

Mobile debris is noted in the urinary bladder.

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Case information

rID: 17283
Published: 1st Apr 2012
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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