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A 23-year-old male asked about a 25-year-old female:

My usg kub report-moderate hydronephrosis, dilated upper part of uretor, however cause of obstruction couldn't be visualized uuj is clear. explain?

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Dr. James Lin
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Urology 52 years experience
See urologist...: For the depicted clinical profile, it's reasonable to review and compare the different sets of films from ivp or ct.Ivp to see what has been sequential change so to decide what to do next. If hurting now but with the picture as described in usg..., cystoscopy, retrograde pyelogram (special x-ray) with or without ureteroscopy are needed to verify why. Best wish ... Always.
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