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Middle aged man with groin pain
  1. J Kumar1,
  2. K Toe1,
  3. R D Banerjee2
  1. 1Tameside General Hospital, Ashton under Lyne
  2. 1Whiston Hospital, Merseyside
  1. Correspondence to:
 Dr Kumar; 

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A 47 year old man, an electrician, presented with pain and discomfort in his left groin over a period of six months. One of the intravenous urograms from a series taken during the course of investigations is shown (fig 1).

Figure 1

Intravenous urogram.


  1. What abnormality is shown and what is the diagnosis?

  2. How do you manage this problem?

  3. What complications may arise during the management of such patients?

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