Thursday, June 13, 2013

A simple quiz- what is your diagnosis?

What is your diagnosis in this young woman with abdominal pain.
3D ultrasound images are shown below:

the answer is: a large gallbladder calculus located close to its neck.
Here are more images of the same case, the first is a 2-D ultrasound image,
the second is a 3-D Ultrasound image of the same case showing the gallbladder calculus is a large echogenic structure within it.

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Sonography of a case of bilateral fetal hydronephrosis

34 week fetus...bilateral fetal hydronephrosis.. the question is , is this pelviureteric junction obstruction or is it posterior urethral valves...
See ultrasound images below: are those two structures the fetal ureter/ hydroureter or are they bowel loops

The fetal it a typical keyhole bladder:
Fetal rt. kidney and is that a right hydroureter?

A wee bit of polyhydramnios....

Sunday, March 3, 2013

Renal calculus 3D ultrasound image

A 3D ultrasound image of left renal calculus. The calculus is seen in the upper part of the pelvis of left kidney. (Ultrasound image courtesy of Dr. Ravi Kadasne, MD, UAE).

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