Tuesday, June 09, 2009
This fetal kidney shows typical features of ARPKD (autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease) also called infantile polycystic kidney disease. This congenital disease of the kidney can be present from as early as fetal stage and may be detected as late as in childhood.
The fetal kidneys in this case show minute cysts with grossly hyperechoic kidneys.
Read more at: http://www.ultrasound-images.com/fetal-urogenital.htm
Posted by cochinblogs at 8:29 AM