Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 19, Issue 3, pp 184–186 | Cite as

Glomerulocystic renal disease: ultrasound appearances

  • B. J. Fredericks
  • M. de Campo
  • C. W. Chow
  • H. R. Powell


Renal and hepatic sonography were performed in 2 neonates with glomerulocystic renal disease. One neonate had ultrasound findings of normal hypoechoic medullary pyramids, enabling differentiation from infantile polycystic renal disease. Previous case reports have highlighted the similarity of renal ultrasound findings in these two conditions.


Public Health Renal Disease Pyramid Ultrasound Finding Renal Ultrasound 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • B. J. Fredericks
    • 1
  • M. de Campo
    • 1
  • C. W. Chow
    • 1
  • H. R. Powell
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyRoyal Children's HospitalParkvilleAustralia

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