|ECR 2019 / C-3601|
|Imaging and interventional management of post-operative urological complications - Radiologist to the rescue!|
Recognition and early imaging of post-operative urologic complications is essential to allow appropriate interventional radiology management. Close collabaritive working is required between the urology and interventional radiology teams.
Excretory phase Ct urography is very reliable in detecting urine leak.
Urinary diversion can be achieved either by percutaneous nephrostomy or placement of retrograde ureteric stents via an ileal conduit as described.
Image guided drainage of infected abdomino-pelvic collections can very rapidly relieve life threatening sepsis and aid patient recovery.
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