This was a 50-year-old gentleman , who presented with recurrent lower abdominal pain to the surgeon and was referred for a scan.
He had an essentially normal appearance of the upper abdominal organs . His kidneys also appeared to be normal.
The urinary bladder showed the following :
given below are few other reconstructions
images of the kidney are given below.
The patient was seen by the urologist and an IVP was done , which proved the diagnosis of orthotopic ureterocele . (a ureterocele entirely within the bladder.)
He has been advised cystoscopic surgical correction.