Tagged: Renal

Ultrasound for flank pain

Following on from our previous post, how can PoCUS be incorporated into the assessment of flank pain. In many cases, the default investigation is CT. Whilst this has excellent diagnostic performance it also exposes...

Hydronephrosis – SonoSite

If you can do a FAST exam you already know how to locate the kidneys with ultrasound. Assessing for hydronephrosis is often relatively straightforward and this 8 minute video from SonoSite will show you...