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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The Bull eye technique is performed in malrotated or Horseshoe kidneys; in rest, we perform triangulation technique.
In our series, 41 (35.3%) patients presented with crossing vessel, 17 (14.6%) with kidney stone, 5 (4.3%) with solitary kidney and 3 (2.5%) presented with horseshoe kidney anomaly.
During organ harvesting a horseshoe kidney, ectopically located in the lower abdomen, was discovered.
We herein report a case of small renal cell carcinoma arisen in a horseshoe kidney successfully resected by laparoscopic partial nephrectomy using preoperative three-dimensional (3D) imaging.
Smith et al., "Abdominal aortic aneurysm in the presence of a horseshoe kidney," The Archives of Surgery, vol.
Abdominal and renal ultrasound showed a horseshoe kidney and a small splenic cyst (5 x 4 mm).
Nesmith, "Wilms tumor in horseshoe kidneys: a report from the National Wilms Tumor Study," The Journal of Urology, vol.
Y-shaped type (vesica fellea duplex) duplication of gallbladder with horseshoe kidney
Squamous cell carcinoma in the renal pelvis of a horseshoe kidney. Int J Urol 2004; 11: 782-4.