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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jean Robey
20 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Extra renal pelvis : The pelvis of the kidney is middle where everything centers. As urine is made by filtering blood this area collects urine then leads out through urete ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ashu Syal
Dr. Ashu Syal answered
29 years experience in Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
Extra renal pelvis: It's a very common variation of renal development. It's repurcussions---- sometimes ( not always) can cause obstruction in the extra renal part. Most ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Accurso
28 years experience in Radiology
Normal variant: In some people, some of the collecting system for the kidney, called the renal pelvis (like a funnel to catch the urine the kidney makes) extends a bi ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Velt
Dr. Paul Velt answered
41 years experience in Diagnostic Radiology
Normal stuff: Extra renal pelvis is a normal finding in many people where renal pelvis is outside the kidney tissue. NBD no big deal. Free fluid is common in women ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience in Urology
Need more info...: Current limited info may suggest the occurrence of congenital ureteropelvic junctional (UPJ) obstruction, which will need more clinical evaluation + p ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Spencer Long
Specializes in Urology
Usually normal: As you indicate, the main concern is whether or not you have hydronephrosis or obstruction. I would get a copy of the report and read it yourself, th ... Read More
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Follow Ur surg advis: Some pelvic fractures r simple and need no special care they range fron that 2 complex fx's that need surgery with a long rehab. The best advise is to ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Angela Walker
41 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Pelvic US: There should be no free fluid in the pelvis and it does mean there is none. And no, it is best to have a result showing no free fluid.
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A 77-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cory Annis
28 years experience in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Check it out: Soft tissue causes = constipation, diverticulitis, colon cancer, cyst/tumor of ovary/uterus, low kidney stone. Bone causes = hip arthritis, micro frac ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
Depends: Small amount normal. Excess will indicate....inflammation/infection........

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