TITLE

Focal renal infarction: an unusual cause of haematuria in a patient with sickle cell trait

AUTHOR(S)
B Hedayati; K M Anson; U Patel
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
British Journal of Radiology;May2007, Vol. 80 Issue 953, pe105
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A 29-year-old woman with sickle cell trait developed persistent haematuria. Intravenous urography, ultrasound, cystoscopy and selective renal angiography revealed focal renal infarction, but in the absence of papillary necrosis. There are no prior reports of focal renal infarction as a cause of haematuria in patients with sickle cell trait.
ACCESSION #
27008595

 

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