Horseshoe kidney

What is Horseshoe kidney?

The lower poles of the two kidneys are fused both anatomically and functionally.It is a congenital malformation associated with other organ dysgenesis.

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My little girl who is nearly 5 has just been diagnosed following an ultrasound for a UTI with a horseshoe kidney - is this a life threatening or...

doctor1 MD

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No, not at all.

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Hello,

Horseshoe kidney is one of the congenital malformation of the kidneys where lower poles of...

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I have a horseshoe kidney with years of infections and stones. A month ago I underwent leg lips. Swelled very little and doing well until 2 2weeks...

doctor1 MD

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Yes

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Thanks for asking on HealthcareMagic.

I have gone carefully through the details provided. It seems that there is...

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I am 33 and just told I have a horseshoe kidney I went to doctor with severe back pain I am 33 and just told I have a horseshoe kidney I went to...

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Hi, Welcome to Healthcare Magic Forum.
Horseshoe Kidney is a Congenital Urologic Condition which is the most common type of Kidney fusion anomaly...

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