Pelvic kidney

Known as: KIDNEY, PELVIC, Congenital Pelvic Kidney, Sacral kidney 
A congenital abnormality characterized by the failure of the kidney to ascend to its normal position and it remains in the pelvis.
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2011
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2011
PURPOSE To our knowledge we report the first technical feasibility and safety study of 1-step percutaneous nephrolithotomy using… (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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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Ectopic (pelvic) kidney is the most common congenital renal anomaly with an incidence of 1 in 500 to 1 in 2000. A… (More)
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2003
2003
In this report, we present a case of unilateral müllerian and ovarian agenesis associated with pelvic kidney. The patient was a… (More)
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2002
2002
Treatment of urolithiasis within a pelvic kidney presents a technical challenge. We report an extraperitoneal laparoscopy… (More)
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2000
2000
A right pelvic kidney was observed in a patient, who presented with hypertension. On angiograms, the left kidney was normally… (More)
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVE The purpose of our study was to assess renal helical CT (RHCT) as the primary imaging technique in the evaluation of… (More)
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1994
1994
Ectopic supernumerary pelvic kidney is a rare cause of a pelvic mass in the adolescent populations. We present a case of an… (More)
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1985
1985
Percutaneous access to a pelvic kidney was obtained by retrograde nephrostomy in combination with continuous observation and… (More)
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1980
1980
Sixteen cases of pelvic kidney were treated in the past 12 yr. Some are associated with other major malformations including… (More)
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