Bilateral nephrostomy tubes

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle


Bladder neck abnormality. Long standing nephrostomy tubes.

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Male

Bilateral nephrostomy tubes with the pigtails project over the renal pelvis.

No renal tract stones.

Case Discussion

Typical appearances of a nephrostomy tube/s on plain radiograph.

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Case information

rID: 55400
Published: 4th Sep 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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