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CASE REPORT
Year : 2006  |  Volume : 22  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 64-65

Giant seminal vesicle cyst with ipsilateral hypoplastic kidney: Report of a case with review of literature


Department of Urology, Medical College and Hospital, *CT Scan Unit, IPGMER, Kolkata - 73, India

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Dilip Kumar Pal
Vinayak Garden, Flat No- A/3D, 41, Simla Road, Kolkata - 700 006
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DOI: 10.4103/0970-1591.24660

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We report a case of a congenital seminal vesicle cyst with ipsilateral hypoplastic kidney in a 51 year-old Indian man presenting with features of bladder outlet obstruction. Abdominal and pelvic Ultrasonography (USG), computed tomography revealed a retrovesical cystic mass measuring 10cm x 9cm with indentations over the left infero-lateral wall of the urinary bladder. On USG and radionuclide renal scanning the ipsilateral kidney was not found, which was located only on the CT scan. The cyst and the hypoplastic kidney was excised with an uneventful recovery.


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