Paradoxical incontinence caused by "invisible dysplastic" kidneys: Role of laparoscopy

P. N. Dogra, R. Prashad, Rajiu Goel, G. Nabi, M. S. Ansari

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Abstract

A 35-year old female presented with paradoxical urinary incontinence. Examination under general anesthesia did not reveal any abnormality and cystoscopy showed absent right hemitrigone. Radiological and other renal imaging modalities revealed absent right kidney and normal functioning left kidney. Simultaneous localization and removal of small dysplastic right kidney was carried out by transperitoneal laparoscopy. Role of laparoscopy is emphasized in patients presenting with paradoxical urinary incontinence with no "visible" kidney/ureteric orifice on conventional evaluation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)17-18
Number of pages2
JournalInternational Urology and Nephrology
Volume34
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2002

Keywords

  • Dysplastic kidneys
  • Laparoscopy
  • Paradoxical incontinence

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