Ultrasound of the Gravid and Pelvic Kidney

  • Majid EshghiEmail author
Part of the Current Clinical Urology book series (CCU)


This chapter addresses the assessment of hydronephrosis and renal colic during pregnancy, as well as the assessment of conditions associated with congenital pelvic and transplant kidneys utilizing ultrasound imaging.


Transplant Kidney Resistive Index Renal Artery Stenosis Peak Systolic Velocity Ureteral Obstruction 
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The author would like to thank A. Arsanjani, MD, D. Lankford, MD and M. Degen, MD for assistance in preparing these manuscripts.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Urology, New York Medical CollegeWestchester Medical CenterNew YorkUSA

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