A Special Case of Renal Duplication Diagnosed on CT Imaging


Renal duplication or supernumerary kidney (SK) is a rare anomaly, poorly documented. It is often discovered fortuitously or after complications. Its preoperative diagnosis is difficult. We hereby report the case of a left supernumerary kidney discovered upon thoracic-abdominal pelvic CT staging in a 50-year-old woman monitored for squamous cell carcinoma of the cervix.

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Traore, Z. , Ossibi, P. , Traore, A. , Razak, S. , Lamrani, Y. , Boubbou, M. , Maâroufi, M. , Mazaz, K. , Tizniti, S. and Kamaoui, I. (2015) A Special Case of Renal Duplication Diagnosed on CT Imaging. Open Journal of Radiology, 5, 39-43. doi: 10.4236/ojrad.2015.51007.

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