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What Is Extra Renal Pelvis With Hydronephrosis On Both Sides Mean
Does "prominent appearance of the right renal pelvis and ureter which measures 1cm" from renal ultrasound mean anything?
It could: When something blocks the drainage of urine from the kidney to the bladder, the renal pelvis and ureter dilate or blow up like a balloon. There is a range of normal, though, and some people have a bigger renal pelvis than others. If it is just "prominent" it may be normal. The more dilated, the more likely there is a real problem. Depending on your symptoms, it may require more testing. ...Read more
What does bilateral extrarenal pelves are seen which are prominent more so on right kidney then left mean in a CT scan. Also states mild hydronephrosi?
What does it mean after passing kidney stones:" there is anterior rotation of the left renal access congenital?"
Congenital anomaly: The fetal kidneys undergo a 90° rotation around their longitudinal axis during their ascent from the pelvis before they reach their final position by the end of the 8th week of fetal life. Abnormal rotation may partially obstruct the junction of the kidney & ureter, the tube that leads to the bladder, increasing the risk of having kidney stones & upper urinary tract infections. ...Read more
On a recent us it came back as hydronephrosis and no nephrolithiasis or focal renal parenchymal lesion mean in the right kidney. What does this mean?
? kidney infection: Hydronephrosis is a condition of expansion of the internal areas of the kidney that hold urine. This is seen with a blockage of the system, an infection or sometimes as a normal variant. When it is on one side, with your symptoms, it is likely due to kidney infection. You should be on antibiotics if you are not already. Please see your doctor right away if you are not. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Fullness: Dilatation of the renal pelvis can imply some distension of the renal collecting system. Such a finding can reflect reflux of urine up the ureter, a stricture of the ureter, a stone partially blocking the ureter or a manifestation of a renal infection. Sometimes a blood vessel can press on the ureter and cause mild stasis of urine and dilatation or the pelvis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Mid pole calculus is noted in my right kidney measuring 8.7 mm and mild hydronephrosis with extra renal pelvis is seen in the both kidneys.
See professionals...: See an well-experienced urologist to decide if it's necessary to intervene; if needed, at what price? For your condition, a professional needs to share the balancing thought on the need and possibility of care before committing its removal, which usually can be done through the penis with fine scope and laser. For detail, check with experts. Best wish ... ...Read more
20 weeks pregnant, baby has prominence of the renal pelvis on each side, left measuring 6.2mm, right 6.5mm. What does it mean?
Pyelectasis: This is called fetal renal pyelectasis. It is quite common and usually not a cause for concern. Most likely your doctor will ask you to return for a follow up sonogram in a few weeks simply to monitor it. No further work up is typically done but you can confirm the plan with you treating Obgyn ...Read more
In my usg the impression says: echogenic focus in the mid cortal area of left kidney. The kidney measures108.4*53.0mm. What does this mean ?
Nonspecific: The kidney measurement is relatively normal and is essentially just given for reference. The echogenic focus is somewhat nonspecific and could be many things (angiomyolipoma is one that quickly comes to mind). Without seeing the images or knowing if you've had other imaging, it's hard to give much more information. ...Read more
Here are some ...: Pelvicalyceal fullness on both sides (kidneys) may mean nothing important if the size, tissue thickness, & contour of both kidneys and blood test for renal function are normal. Pelvicalyceal is a technical term which denotes the hollow part of kidney for collecting & transporting the urine down to the ureter. For individual detailed significance, ask your doc. ...Read more
Im 28.. my report says that i have small cysts peripherally arranged in both ovaries consistent with polycystic ovaries.. what does it mean..??
Insulin resistance: Pco or polycystic ovaries usually means that your body doesn't use insulin normally . When this happens it causes you to gain weight , have irregular periods and have male pattern hair growth. It can lead to diabetes and infertility. It needs to be treated . Your body doesn't tolerate carbs at all and you are at a higher risk for heart disease and diabetes ...Read more
In my ktub ultrasound, tthe finding is "renal parenchymal disease, bilateral". But my crea and bun and urinalysis are normal. Which will i believe?
Discuss with your : Doctor. Your laboratory values of kidney function should be closely reviewed. Your doctor knows your whole history and all of the lab test results, and should be in the best position to explain your true renal function. Perhaps there is another reason your kidneys looked echogenic (brighter) on the ultrasound, which is why renal parenchymal disease was discussed in the report. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Find a Urologist: With a congenital UPJ obstruction, your child is likely to need surgery. You should find an experienced Pediatric Urologist who can talk through surgical options. Some of the nearby academic centers in Baltimore may have Urologists with robotic (minimally invasive) surgery experience. It is also important that your baby have urine and blood tests to see if the kidney function has been affected. ...Read more
In my kub ultrasound, the result is renal parenchymal disease, bilaterally, and renal cortical cyst, bozniak ii. My creatinine is ok. Will i die now?
Not from kidney dz: The medical parenchymal disease sounds like scarring of kidney. Make sure your blood pressure is perfect and you are not taking ibuprofen. The renal cyst is a fluid filled sack in the kidney. They are common. Bosniak 2 is a cyst with a septation or calcium deposit. A 2a cyst is begn and does not need follow up. A 2b cyst needs follow up because a small percentage can turn into renal cancers. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What do you mean by the result of my ultrasound and "normal sized kidneys with diffuse parenchymal changes bilateral?
Medical renal diseas: Ultrasound exam of kidneys can show dilatation of collecting system or hydronephrosis or medical renal disease involving parenchyma usually with increased echogenicity, brighter than normal. Sounds like possibly some medical problem as opposed to obstructive problem.Medical renal disease correlated with blood tests of function of kidneys. ...Read more
20w pregnant, fetal ultrasound was normal except for: bilateral hydro.Enlarged rt kidney with echogenic cortex and perirenal fluid. Idea on diagnosis?
See a specialist: You need to see a Maternal Fetal Medicine specialist. This will need to be followed to see if it's worsening. It sounds like a ureteral obstruction, which is more common in male fetuses. ...Read more
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 of times though--- it stays silent! Meaning no effect! Sometimes can cause renin mediated hypertension ie a kind of high BP which has renal etiology. ...Read more
My report of USG Pelvis shows bilateral small ovarian follicles. What does it mean? And how much does these affect in getting pregnant.
In every normal menstrual cycle, there is development of follicles with a dominant one. The recruitment of follicles start about cycle day 2. The ovulation which occurs from the dominant follicle when it is usually more than 18mm to facilitate conception if spermatzoids are available.
Follicular development is very crucial in getting pregnant.
Good luck. ...Read more
The report of Ultra Sound on my liver says 2 hepatic cysts are noted.There is now a patent umbilical vein.What does that mean ?
Portal Hypertension: A patent umbilical vein suggests the presence of portal hypertension. Portal hypertension is seen in people who have liver disease/cirrhosis which is caused by hepatitis, alcohol abuse, and other processes that damage the liver. You need to speak to your doctor about additional testing of your liver function and screening for hepatitis. ...Read more
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