... s showed nonspecific renal cortical thinning and increased renal medullary echogenicity, this concerns me but is yet another symptom and does not help me to prevent further damage from occurring. ... (1 replies)
... OK, so I got my ultrasound results back yesterday. It said my kidneys are of normal size, echogenicity, and echotexture. But it also said there is mild cortical thinning. Does anyone have any info they could share about cortical thinning ? ... (0 replies)
... Cortical thinning usually means renal failure. When the cortex of the kidney begins to thin that usually results in kidney function decreasing. ... (5 replies)
... What is diffuse right renal cortical thinning ? ... (1 replies)
... Does anyone know what this statment means, "diffuse cortical thinning of the right kidney... the kidney demonstrates a thin renal cortex"? ... (5 replies)
... Daughter got back CT scan revealed minimal cortical thinning of left kidney. Is this bad? ... (0 replies)
... which is what has happened to me. The kidney needs the Cortical or Cortex. Once this has thinned out or is thinning out means that the kidney is not functioning. My CT scan reveled very marked hydronephrosis on the right kidney with a very thin cortex. ... (5 replies)
... Ironically this renal cortex thinning was just quoted on my last CT as well so I would be curious as to what you find out. ... (5 replies)
... I would agree with your Dr that this sounds like an autoimmune disorder. Unfortunately, sometimes the symptoms of AI diseases start before the laboratory confirmation tests become positive. I would recommend that you get a new test called AVISE SLE that is more sensitive that the standard ANA. Your rheum office may have the kit, or the Drs office or you can request a kit be... (1 replies)
... I went to the ER for sever pain from my lower back and abdomen area on my right side. I was diagnosed with severe atrophy and scarring of the right kidney with cortical thinning and there is a dilated right ureter which is dilated to the level of the UV junction. ... (0 replies)
... I just went tot the ER in so much pain from my abdomen to my legs and my back. I was told I have sever right hydronephrosis with right cortical thinning, The right kidney is insignificantly atrophic. The right ureter is significantly dilated to the level of the right UV junction. .. ... (4 replies)
... splenic calcifications with prior granulomatous disease
I am new here. I have had abdominal and right flank pain for a month. My father died of kidney cancer at 52 and my mother had bladder cancer and lung cancer and died from this. I am 59 yrs old.I have a history of 8 kidney stones and... (0 replies)
... There is severe cortical thinning along the superior poles of both kidneys and inferior pole of left kidney. ... (0 replies)
... my wife had a miscarriage in feb 2010.after that she got pregnant 2nd time and now its 3-4 months of pregnancy.3 days ago she had pain in stomach so i consulted a doctor.few tests were done.
Right kidney shows moderate hn with 9mm in midpole calyx.
Left kidney shows gross hn with cortical thinning with 14mm in lower pole & 11mm in upper pole calyx.
No hv seen.
Were the... (0 replies)
... which is what has happened to me. The kidney needs the Cortical or Cortex. Once this has thinned out or is thinning out means that the kidney is not functioning. My CT scan reveled very marked hydronephrosis on the right kidney with a very thin cortex. ... (1 replies)
... What is cortical thinning of the left kidney with evidence of atrophy indicate. ... (1 replies)
... I dont know.I hope someone can answer on here for you. (1 replies)
... There is moderate right sided hydronephrosis with some aparent cortical thinning of the right kidney. There also does appear to be mild dilation of the right ureter. ... (10 replies)
... vere left renal atrophy with no normal corticomedullary differentiation remaining. There is a prominent left renal cyst measuring 58x62mm. The right kidney has a cortical thinning with normal cortical echo texture. We are knew to all of this and very worried. Her regular doctor is making an appt. with a nephrology. ... (5 replies)
... I do not have a follow up as of yet - My doc is on vacation but as soon as he comes back I am on the top of the priority list to get in (due to other results on the CT). I could see his cover but I can't stand him so will wait on that one. (5 replies)