Am J Case Rep 2021 Apr 27;22:e931404. Epub 2021 Apr 27.
Department of Internal Medicine, Benefis Health System, Great Falls, MT, USA.
BACKGROUND Perinephric hematomas are rare, especially following ureteral stent placement. Etiologies of perinephric hematomas include post-extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy, Wunderlich syndrome, and renal cell carcinoma, none of which occurred in our patient, who underwent stent replacement. Subcapsular renal hematoma, rather than a perinephric hematoma, can occur following double-J ureteral stent placement. Read More