Crossed Fused Renal Ectopia showing Pelviureteric Junction Obstruction with Single Ureter and Single Renal ArteryCorrespondence Address :
Dr. Rahul Dev,
Flat No-5/1, Building No-57, AIIMS Rishikesh Residential Complex, Rishikesh-249203, Uttarakhand, India.
Crossed fused renal ectopia is a rare anomaly remaining asymptomatic by far and detected invariably as either incidental finding or in view of pre-existing kidney disease. We report a case of crossed fused renal ectopia presenting as lumbar pain in a young female patient with no associated calculus or cystic kidney disease. It was an inferior type of renal ectopia on right side drained by a common artery and common ureter along with additional aberrant vascular supply. Multidetector computed tomography with multiplanar and three dimensional reconstruction helps in the proper delineation of renal fusion and ureteric anomaly if any, as well as mapping of aberrant vascular supply.
Aberrant vascular, Contrast enhanced computed tomography, Ectopic kidney, Fusion anomaly, Hydronephrosis, Urography
Rahul Dev, Gitanjali Khorwal, Mohit Tayal, Vibhu Goel, Udit Chauhan. CROSSED FUSED RENAL ECTOPIA SHOWING PELVIURETERIC JUNCTION OBSTRUCTION WITH SINGLE URETER AND SINGLE RENAL ARTERY. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research [serial online] 2019 March [cited: 2019 Apr 25 ]; 13:TD03-TD05. Available from
Date of Submission: Nov 30, 2018
Date of Peer Review: Jan 04, 2019
Date of Acceptance: Jan 16, 2019
Date of Publishing: Mar 01, 2019
FINANCIAL OR OTHER COMPETING INTERESTS: None.
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