horseshoe kidney


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horseshoe kidney

[′hȯr‚shü ‚kid·nē]
(medicine)
Congenital fusion of two kidneys at one pole.
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Materials and Methods: Data from 107 patients who underwent RIRS for kidney stones between 2013 and 2016 in our clinic was retrospectively analyzed and 6 patients with horseshoe kidney anomaly detected on computed tomography (CT) were included in the study.
2) However, no case has been reported of association of duplicated gall bladder with horseshoe kidney to date, which makes this case even rarer.
A horseshoe kidney, which is a part of the reported case, is the anomaly which has not been described so far as a part of PC.
Bilateral nephrectomy in a horseshoe kidney patient is more complicated than in common condition.
Associated conditions of relevance to the abdominal procurement surgeon include anomalies of the renal veins (circum aortic renal collar, and retro aortic renal vein) (1), right retro caval ureter (3), horseshoe kidney, congenital right renal agenesis (4) and cloacal exstrophy (5).
horseshoe kidney, hypospadias, undescended testes), congenital aniridia, WAGR syndrome (aniridia, mental retardation, genito-urinary abnormalities), congenital hemihypertrophy, Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome, and Denys-Drash syndrome (renal disease, pseudo-hermaphroditism).
A 51-year-old man was found to have a mass in a previously unknown horseshoe kidney whilst undergoing computed tomography (CT) lumbar spine investigation for lumbar back pain and sciatica.
Mucinous cystadenoma mimicking simple renal parenchymal cyst in a horseshoe kidney.
There was a horseshoe kidney in twin A, and twin B had a single malpositioned kidney (Fig.
6,16,17) Approximately 50% of patients have renal malformations, most commonly horseshoe kidney, hydronephrosis, or unilateral agenesis.