SIT is associated with cardiac, pulmonary and renal abnormalities; however, it is rare to have a patient with SIT and renal hypoplasia.
The association between renal hypoplasia and SIT is rare.
To the best of our knowledge, this is the first reported case of a transperitoneal laparoscopic simple nephrectomy in a patient with SIT and renal hypoplasia.
Abdominal ultrasonography and computed tomography showed bilateral renal hypoplasia
It is in fact congenital renal hypoplasia
characterised by a reduced number of, and hypertrophy of the nephrons.
1-5) Furthermore, renal hypoplasia in the form of insufficient nephron endowment has been implicated in a substantial fraction of individuals with essential hypertension.
Renal hypoplasia and dysplasia: starting to put the puzzle together.
Examples would include their 1968 classification of renal hypoplasias and dysplasias, (48) their 1989 classification of glomerulocystic kidney diseases, (118) and their 1993 classification of congenital nephropathies.
Patient A, a 3-year-old boy with bilateral renal hypoplasia
and end-stage renal failure, received a kidney allograft in November 1997.
and dysplasia are often accompanied by vescicoureteral reflux or ureteropelvic junction obstruction that involve the ipsilateral or contralateral kidney.
Bilateral renal hypoplasia
with oligonephronia: (study of 21 cases) [in French].
Diagnoses of right renal agenesis and left renal hypoplasia
were based on renal ultrasound.