Case of the Month January 2015, page 2

Answer 1:

Perfusion to the right kidney is globally decreased.  Extraction of radionuclide by the right kidney is substantially diminished.  Also note that clearance of the left renal collecting system is delayed.

Question 2:

A CT was obtained of the abdomen and pelvis to account for the patient’s renal failure.  In which physiological space does the abnormality lie?

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