• Mukesh G. Harisinghani
  • Arumugam Rajesh


35 year old male with abdominal pain Imaging Findings CT urogram (excretory phase) of the abdomen demonstrates the right ureter lying posterior to the inferior vena cava (Fig. 3.1). Coronal reconstructed image demonstrates the presence of an abrupt narrowing of the ureter at this level (arrow, Fig. 3.2).


Ureter Excretory Phase Inferior Vena Cava Abrupt Narrowing Urography 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mukesh G. Harisinghani
    • 1
  • Arumugam Rajesh
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyHarvard Medical School Massachusetts General HospitalBostonUSA
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyUniversity Hospitals of Leicester NHS Tr Leicester General HospitalLeicesterUK

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