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A rare case of gigantic calyx dilatation manifested as renal ectopia.

Authors
  • Deliveliotis, C
  • Sofras, F
  • Picramenos, D
  • Bellos, C
  • Stavropoulos, N J
  • Becopoulos, T
Type
Published Article
Journal
International urology and nephrology
Publication Date
Jan 01, 1995
Volume
27
Issue
4
Pages
365–367
Identifiers
PMID: 8586506
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

We present a very rare case of gigantic hydrocalycosis which was caused by an obstructed stone. It was so large that it displaced the rest kidney into the contralateral lumbar fossa giving the appearance of a crossed ectopic kidney.

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