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Clin Case Rep. 2018 Feb 21;6(4):760-761. doi: 10.1002/ccr3.1431. eCollection 2018 Apr.

Parapelvic cysts mimicking hydronephrosis.

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Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Renal Transplantation University of Florida Gainesville Florida.


Point-of-care renal ultrasonography performed by physicians at bedside assists in rapid evaluation of hydronephrosis, nephrolithiasis and other structural abnormalities, and guides management. As such, it is important to differentiate between various renal pathologies that can mimic one another and herein, we present a case where parapelvic cysts mimicked hydronephrosis.


CT scan; cyst; hydronephrosis; ultrasound

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