Renal colic - Color Ultrasound


Title: Color Ultrasound - Renal colic
Diagnosis: Renal colic
Author: Dr.ROSSET Antoine
Comment: Dr. KHAN Haleem
Hospital: HUG
Department: Radiologie
State: Terminée
Date: 21.03.2003
: 4301
Chapter: Urology

Clinical Presentation: Acute flank pain in a patient with a priorhistory of renal
Description: Sonography demonstrates moderate pyelocaliceal andureteral
dilatation due to a hyperechoic lesion within the righturetero-vesical junction. The urinary
stone is furthercharacterized by the scintillation artefact. Moreover theobstructive nature of
the stone is attested by the lack of theurinary jet on the symptomatic side whilst it is
present on thenormal side.

Order: 1061
Dislocation: 0
Polytrauma: 0
Open: 0
Pathologic: 0
Operation: 00.00.00
Graft: 0

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