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Unilateral Renal Agenesis
Karen Y. Oh, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Imaging

    • Top Differential Diagnoses

      • Pathology

        • Clinical Issues

          • Diagnostic Checklist

            TERMINOLOGY

            • Abbreviations

              • Renal agenesis (RA)
            • Definitions

              • Absent unilateral kidney
                • Failure of development

            IMAGING

            • General Features

              • Ultrasonographic Findings

                • MR Findings

                  • Imaging Recommendations

                    DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                      PATHOLOGY

                      • General Features

                        CLINICAL ISSUES

                        • Presentation

                          • Demographics

                            • Natural History & Prognosis

                              • Treatment

                                DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                  Selected References

                                  1. Acién P et al: Reproductive outcome in uterine malformations with or without an associated unilateral renal agenesis. J Reprod Med. 59(1-2):69-75, 2014
                                  2. Cunningham BK et al: Analysis of renal anomalies in VACTERL association. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol. 100(10):801-5, 2014
                                  3. Doğan ÇS et al: Renal outcome of children with unilateral renal agenesis. Turk J Pediatr. 55(6):612-5, 2013
                                  4. Wang S et al: Duplicated uterus and hemivaginal or hemicervical atresia with ipsilateral renal agenesis: an institutional clinical series of 52 cases. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 170(2):507-11, 2013
                                  5. Westland R et al: Unilateral renal agenesis: a systematic review on associated anomalies and renal injury. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 28(7):1844-55, 2013
                                  6. van Vuuren SH et al: Compensatory enlargement of a solitary functioning kidney during fetal development. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 40(6):665-8, 2012
                                  7. Cho JY et al: Measurement of compensatory hyperplasia of the contralateral kidney: usefulness for differential diagnosis of fetal unilateral empty renal fossa. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 34(5):515-20, 2009
                                  8. Jindal G et al: Uterus didelphys with unilateral obstructed hemivagina with hematometrocolpos and hematosalpinx with ipsilateral renal agenesis. J Hum Reprod Sci. 2(2):87-9, 2009
                                  9. Sanna-Cherchi S et al: Renal outcome in patients with congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract. Kidney Int. 76(5):528-33, 2009
                                  10. Cassart M et al: Complementary role of MRI after sonography in assessing bilateral urinary tract anomalies in the fetus. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 182(3):689-95, 2004
                                  11. Hiraoka M et al: Renal aplasia is the predominant cause of congenital solitary kidneys. Kidney Int. 61(5):1840-4, 2002
                                  12. Huang HM et al: Auditory abnormalities associated with unilateral renal agenesis. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 60(2):113-8, 2001
                                  13. Wilson RD et al: Renal agenesis in British Columbia. Am J Med Genet. 21(1):153-69, 1985
                                  14. National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Birth defects surveillance data from selected states, 1999-2003. Birth Defects Res. Part A Clin. Mol. Teratol. 76(12):894-960, 2006.
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                                  KEY FACTS

                                  • Imaging

                                    • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                      • Pathology

                                        • Clinical Issues

                                          • Diagnostic Checklist

                                            TERMINOLOGY

                                            • Abbreviations

                                              • Renal agenesis (RA)
                                            • Definitions

                                              • Absent unilateral kidney
                                                • Failure of development

                                            IMAGING

                                            • General Features

                                              • Ultrasonographic Findings

                                                • MR Findings

                                                  • Imaging Recommendations

                                                    DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                      PATHOLOGY

                                                      • General Features

                                                        CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                        • Presentation

                                                          • Demographics

                                                            • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                              • Treatment

                                                                DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                  Selected References

                                                                  1. Acién P et al: Reproductive outcome in uterine malformations with or without an associated unilateral renal agenesis. J Reprod Med. 59(1-2):69-75, 2014
                                                                  2. Cunningham BK et al: Analysis of renal anomalies in VACTERL association. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol. 100(10):801-5, 2014
                                                                  3. Doğan ÇS et al: Renal outcome of children with unilateral renal agenesis. Turk J Pediatr. 55(6):612-5, 2013
                                                                  4. Wang S et al: Duplicated uterus and hemivaginal or hemicervical atresia with ipsilateral renal agenesis: an institutional clinical series of 52 cases. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 170(2):507-11, 2013
                                                                  5. Westland R et al: Unilateral renal agenesis: a systematic review on associated anomalies and renal injury. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 28(7):1844-55, 2013
                                                                  6. van Vuuren SH et al: Compensatory enlargement of a solitary functioning kidney during fetal development. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 40(6):665-8, 2012
                                                                  7. Cho JY et al: Measurement of compensatory hyperplasia of the contralateral kidney: usefulness for differential diagnosis of fetal unilateral empty renal fossa. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 34(5):515-20, 2009
                                                                  8. Jindal G et al: Uterus didelphys with unilateral obstructed hemivagina with hematometrocolpos and hematosalpinx with ipsilateral renal agenesis. J Hum Reprod Sci. 2(2):87-9, 2009
                                                                  9. Sanna-Cherchi S et al: Renal outcome in patients with congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract. Kidney Int. 76(5):528-33, 2009
                                                                  10. Cassart M et al: Complementary role of MRI after sonography in assessing bilateral urinary tract anomalies in the fetus. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 182(3):689-95, 2004
                                                                  11. Hiraoka M et al: Renal aplasia is the predominant cause of congenital solitary kidneys. Kidney Int. 61(5):1840-4, 2002
                                                                  12. Huang HM et al: Auditory abnormalities associated with unilateral renal agenesis. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 60(2):113-8, 2001
                                                                  13. Wilson RD et al: Renal agenesis in British Columbia. Am J Med Genet. 21(1):153-69, 1985
                                                                  14. National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Birth defects surveillance data from selected states, 1999-2003. Birth Defects Res. Part A Clin. Mol. Teratol. 76(12):894-960, 2006.