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Question: I m 22week pregnant. In my scan report bilateral renal pelviectasis(7mm) both sides. Lower marigin(50mm) away from internal OS means.is their any pblm in my pregnancy?
Do not panic much.
Pelviectasis is just a finding seen on the scan it doesnt necessarily mean a problem.
Your doctor will advise regular follow ups and scan to note the changes , most commonly it disappears on its own.Even after birth scan and other tests may be done to rule out any problem in the urinary system.
Severe pelviectasis cdue to an obstruction can lead to hydronephrosis and may require a surgery to remove the obstruction
Pelviectasis is considered as a soft marker for downs syndrome.Your doctor may advice additional screen test to rule it out and if need be even a diagnostic test like amniocentesis
Talk to you doctor more about it to get stress relief
Lower margin away from internal os is a good sign.
Question: My scan report for 20weeks show left kidney utda2 pelviectasis... Is it something seriius... Pls explain
Answer: Hi don't worry as renal dilatation in baby is seen in many babies and it is seen through usg and it won't cause any problems to baby and sometimes it will settle on its own or after birth can be cured by proper treatment. So don't worry it won't cause any problems to baby. Take care