Ectopic thoracic kidney is a rare clinical entity in pediatric patients. It is usually an incidental finding on evaluation of patients with recurrent cough or mediastinal mass. Its clinical course is benign. We are presenting a case of right ectopic intrathoracic kidney diagnosed incidentally on contrast-enhanced computed tomography chest during evaluation of a child with recurrent cough.
Departments of aPediatric Surgery
bRadiology, AIIMS, Patna, Bihar, India
Correspondence to Amit K. Sinha, MBBS, MS, MCh, Department of Pediatric Surgery, AIIMS, Patna, Bihar 801507, India Tel: +09855572734; e-mail: email@example.com
Received September 1, 2016
Accepted October 27, 2016