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What does the CT Scan report of mild dilatation of the PCS mean ?

my wife ct scan report is Mild dilatation of the PCS and ureter is noted on the left side till the level of a calculus measuring appx 9.00mm(CC) X 8.0mm (TR) at the left VUJ pls tel me daigonos
Asked On : Sat, 6 Aug 2011
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Your wife is sufferring from kidney stone which is obstructing the urine flow from kidney to the urinary bladder(VUJunction) therefore causing backpressure on the PCS which is a part of the kidney.this condition is called Hydronephrosis secondary to urinary calculus.
Treatment is removal of stone by appropriate method.
Kindly consult a nephrologist
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