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J Clin Diagn Res. 2015 Jul;9(7):QD03-4. doi: 10.7860/JCDR/2015/12932.6155. Epub 2015 Jul 1.

Successful Term Pregnancy in a Second Trimester Female with Urosepsis: A Case Report.

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1
Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, G R Doshi and K M Mehta Institute of kidney Disease and institute of Transplantation Sciences , Asarwa, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India .
2
Fellow, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, G R Doshi and K M Mehta Institute of kidney Disease and institute of Transplantation Sciences , Asarwa, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India .
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Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, G R Doshi and K M Mehta Institute of kidney Disease and institute of Transplantation Sciences , Asarwa, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India .
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Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, G R Doshi and K M Mehta Institute of kidney Disease and institute of Transplantation Sciences , Asarwa, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India .

Abstract

Urolithiasis means calculus in urinary system. It is a rare condition in pregnancy which can have devastating results for the mother in the form of pyonephrosis and septicaemia and to the foetus in the form of IUGR and prematurity. This is a rare case report of a 27-year old female patient who presented with perinephric abscess and hydronephrosis at 22 weeks of pregnancy. With proper evaluation and management, pregnancy continued till term with good perinatal outcome.

KEYWORDS:

DJ stent; Perinephric abscess; Urolithiasis

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