25 April 2021>: Articles
Discontinuation of Hemodialysis After 8 Years in Favor of Toprak’s Kidney Care in a Patient with End-Stage Kidney Disease
Unusual clinical course, Unusual setting of medical careOmer Toprak A* , Emel A. Bozyel B , Burak Alp B , Ali Kirik A
Am J Case Rep 2021; 22:e930857
Figure 2. Renal ultrasound image of kidneys. Bilateral small-sized kidneys with increased parenchymal echogenicity (grade 2 in right and grade 3 in left) and lobulated contours are seen. The linear dimensions of the kidneys were as follows: longitudinal length of 75.0 mm (right) and 80.2 mm (left), cortical parenchymal thickness of 11.0 mm (right) and 8.1 mm (left). Numerous anechoic cystic formations were observed in the right kidney, the larger in the lower zone, 14×13 mm in size, parapelvic location, the larger in the left kidney, 16×13 mm in the upper zone, cortical, and exophytic extension.