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

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

Abstract

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.