Horseshoe Kidney

Known as: kidney horseshoe, Kidneys, Horseshoe, Horseshoe kidneys 
A congenital abnormality in which the two kidneys fuse together during fetal development to create a horseshoe-shaped structure.

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1939-2018
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Congenital Anomalies of the Kidney and Urinary Tract (CAKUT) are a major cause of morbidity in children. We measured the risk of… (More)
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2006
2006
Carcinoid tumors are common neoplasms developing in gastrointestinal and respiratory tract. They are rarely found in the kidney… (More)
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2004
2004
Horseshoe kidney presents a special challenge during surgery of the abdominal aorta. The aim of this study was to evaluate the… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVES To present our experience with percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) in the treatment of large stones within horseshoe… (More)
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2001
2001
Few cases of colonic injury during percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) have been reported in orthotopic kidneys and none in… (More)
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1991
1991
Between 1983 and 1988, 15 patients (18 kidneys) underwent percutaneous nephrolithotomy at this unit for calculi in horseshoe… (More)
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1986
1986
A case of a thirty-three-year-old male who underwent a single-stage percutaneous ultrasonic nephrolithotripsy is presented. We… (More)
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1976
1976
A compilation of the reported cases of cancer in horseshoe kidney from 1895 to 1975 is presented along with a comparison of the… (More)
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1975
1975
The results presented show that horseshoe kidney is a non-fatal anomaly of renal development that can be managed successfully by… (More)
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1975
1975
The incidence and etiology of horseshoe kidneys and their structural abnormalities are discussed. Previously, patients with… (More)
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