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What Does Mild Pelviectasis Of The Left Kidney Mean?

Hi I am Khushboo . 22week scan done . My Bebey seen left renal pelvis measured 4.6mm . What does Mild pelviectasis of the left kidney mean? What does Mild pelviectasis of the left kidney and kidneys are echogenic mean? How concerned should I be?
Tue, 11 Sep 2018
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welcome to hcm ..yes the left kidney is not fully developed
and it is something serious
your baby needs surgery so please get your delivery at a well equipped hospital
and please be prepared mentally for your child surgery after hos birth
i suggest that you should take help of nephrologist to discuss various options available for your baby

i know it is very painful but one kidney is normal it is good thing
with regards dr varinder joshi
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What Does Mild Pelviectasis Of The Left Kidney Mean?

welcome to hcm ..yes the left kidney is not fully developed and it is something serious your baby needs surgery so please get your delivery at a well equipped hospital and please be prepared mentally for your child surgery after hos birth i suggest that you should take help of nephrologist to discuss various options available for your baby i know it is very painful but one kidney is normal it is good thing with regards dr varinder joshi