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Video 12-10: Moderate hydronephrosis with color Doppler

From: Pocket Guide to POCUS: Point-of-Care Tips for Point-of-Care Ultrasound

When trying to determine if the anechoic region inside the pelvis is normal renal vasculature or hydronephrosis, color Doppler can sometimes be useful. In this case the color flow can be seen around the anechoic area, but not filling the anechoic area. That is consistent with moderate hydronephrosis.

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