Hydronephrosis

  • Francis S. Weill
  • Edmond Bihr
  • Paul Rohmer
  • François Zeltner

Abstract

Ultrasonic images of hydronephrosis are encountered in the following clinical conditions:
  • Abdominal pain, with or without fever

  • Presence of a palpable mass

  • Complementary ultrasound after discovery of a nonsecreting kidney on an IVU

  • Evaluation of anuria or renal insufficiency

  • Evaluation of the lower urinary tract and pelvis

  • Systematic complementary renal evaluation during an obstetrical ultrasonic examination

  • Abdominal Screening

Keywords

Migration Tuberculosis Gall Eter Pyramid 

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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Francis S. Weill
    • 1
  • Edmond Bihr
    • 2
  • Paul Rohmer
    • 1
  • François Zeltner
    • 3
  1. 1.Radiologie AHôpital Jean MinjozBesançonFrance
  2. 2.Clinique St. VincentRennesFrance
  3. 3.StrasbourgFrance

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