Ultrasonic features of multicystic dysplastic kidney: expanded diagnostic criteria.

@article{Stuck1982UltrasonicFO,
  title={Ultrasonic features of multicystic dysplastic kidney: expanded diagnostic criteria.},
  author={Karen J. Stuck and Stephen A. Koff and Terry M. Silver},
  journal={Radiology},
  year={1982},
  volume={143 1},
  pages={217-21}
}
The ultrasonographic features of multicystic renal dysplasia in 15 patients (14 children, 1 adult) are described with emphasis on differentiating this condition from hydronephrosis. The most useful ultrasonographic criteria for identifying multicystic kidney include: (a) the presence of interfaces between cysts (accurate in 100% of cases); (b) nonmedial location of the largest cyst (100%); (c) absence of an identifiable renal sinus (100%); (d) multiplicity of oval or round cysts that do not… CONTINUE READING

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