Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties

141 Doctors Online
Doctor Image
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

I will be looking into your question and guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

What does this ultrasound report indicate?

Answered by
Dr.
Dr. P. T. Patil

Urologist

Practicing since :1971

Answered : 9839 Questions

default
Posted on Fri, 3 Mar 2017 in Urinary and Bladder Problems
Question: Had an abdominal, pelvic and transvaginal ultrasound. Result was a mild prominence of left collecting system. No evidence for cholelithiasis. Everything else was normal. Have to do ultrasound in 5 to 6 weeks to assess for resolution. What does this all mean?
doctor
Answered by Dr. P. T. Patil 19 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Prominent Pelvi Calyceal System is not be worried at all

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for query .

Your Ultrasound Scanning has been reported you to ave Prominent Pelvi Calyceal system in kidney .

This is a common finding that we come across during routine ultrasound Scanning of abdomen and does not carry any significance .

It could be mostly due to temporary spasm of the ureter at that particular time resulting in to stagnation of urine in Pelvi Calyceal system or due to recent passage of a small kidney stone.

There is nothing to be worried about it .

Hope I have answered your query ,please feel free to ask if you have more questions ,I shall be happy to help you
Thanks and Regards.
Dr.Patil.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
doctor
premium_optimized

The User accepted the expert's answer

Share on
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Lab Tests
Medical Topics

Recent questions on  Transvaginal ultrasound

doctor1 MD

Just had my annual physical last month. All my numbers were good except my triglycerides were high. What's going on is I'm having to urinate a lot more than normal. No pain or blood in urine and its been going on for about two months. recently...

doctor1 MD

Hi, I have severe lower abdominal pain (menstrual) on left side since two nights. But, the periods have not started yet. Based on earlier gynaecologist advice, I have used IMOL PLUS and MEFTALGESIC. Even then, pains didn t stop. I am facing this...

doctor1 MD

Hello Hoping to get some insight I am 45 quit smokingv7 months ago and have put on 6 pounds which I feel I haven’t been as active as I used to be my question is it is 2 weeks before my period and I am having lower abdominal aches and pains on both...