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01.11.2010 | Case Report | Ausgabe 2/2010 Open Access

Critical Ultrasound Journal 2/2010

Twinkle twinkle little stone: utilizing color Doppler in emergency ultrasound diagnosis of a ureterovesicular stone

Critical Ultrasound Journal > Ausgabe 2/2010
Darrell Sutijono, J. Scott Bomann, Christopher L. Moore, Reinier van Tonder
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The online version of this article (doi:10.​1007/​s13089-010-0039-y) contains supplementary material, which is available to authorized users.


Case report

A case of a 43-year-old woman presenting with acute left flank pain is reported.

Method and result

Point-of-care ultrasound utilizing color Doppler revealed a twinkling artifact at the left ureterovesicular junction, consistent with a ureterovesicular stone. The sonographic findings and significance of the twinkling artifact are described.
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