Article Abstract

Cake kidney drained though a single ureter in a patient with recurring urinary tract infection

Authors: Bianca Aki Ishiy Ozima, José Germano Ferraz de Arruda, Marcio Gatti, Germano José Ferraz de Arruda, Luís Cesar Fava Spessoto, Fernando Nestor Fácio Jr


Cake kidney is a rare abnormality of the urinary tract. It is generally asymptomatic but can lead to renal and nonspecific systemic manifestations. This report describes a case of cake kidney drained through a single ureter diagnosed in a female patient with recurring urinary infection.