Ectopic kidney

Known as: Ectopic kidneys, KIDNEY, ECTOPIC, Abnormal kidney location 
A developmental defect in which a kidney is located in an abnormal anatomic position. [HPO:probinson]
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2011
2011
Abnormalities of the kidney and/or urinary tract are common, and are more common in males than females. We present a case of… (More)
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2009
2009
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the outcome of percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) in anomalous kidneys performed at our center. METHODS… (More)
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2007
Review
2007
The incidence of pelvic kidney has been approximated at between 1 in 2200 and 1 in 3000. The ectopic kidney is thought to be no… (More)
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2007
2007
PURPOSE To present the combination of laparoscopy and nephroscopy for the treatment of stones in pelvic ectopic kidneys… (More)
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2005
2005
Thoracic ectopic kidney with partial or complete renal protrusion above the level of the diaphragma into the posterior… (More)
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2005
2005
Pulmonary agenesis is a rare embryological defect, usually unilateral, and is associated with skeletal, cardiovascular, and other… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE To determine the efficacy of shock wave lithotripsy (SWL) in anomalous kidneys. METHODS From October 1990 to October… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND Percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL), although an accepted treatment modality in anatomically normal kidneys, is still… (More)
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1998
1998
PURPOSE We report our experience with endopyelotomy for horseshoe and ectopic kidneys in the largest series to date to our… (More)
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Review
1991
Review
1991
Computed tomography (CT) is the preferred method for evaluating the left periaortic infrarenal region. Structures larger than 11… (More)
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