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    What does dilated pelvicalyseal system in the kidney indicate?

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Posted on Tue, 11 Jul 2017 in Urinary and Bladder Problems
Question: Dilated pelvicalyseal system noted in both kidneys, what does it mean?
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Answered by Dr. V. N. S. Parinam 19 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Obstruction

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

If there is dilated pelvicalyseal system noted on Ultrasound or CT scan, it means there is something obstructing the passing of urine. It can be at any level and the degree of obstruction can vary over period of time.

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