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Case Reports in Nephrology
Volume 2015, Article ID 748139, 3 pages
Case Report

Solitary Crossed Renal Ectopia: Concurrence of Posterior Urethral Valve and Hypospadias

Pediatric Urology Research Center, Pediatrics Center of Excellence, Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran 1419433151, Iran

Received 16 April 2015; Accepted 8 June 2015

Academic Editor: Neil Boudville

Copyright © 2015 Amin Bagheri et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


Solitary crossed renal ectopia (SCRE) represents an exceedingly rare congenital disorder. Although skeletal and genitourinary abnormalities most commonly accompany this condition, vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) has been described in only a few cases. Here, we present two unique cases of SCRE complicated by high-grade VUR concomitant with posterior urethral valve in one case and hypospadias in the other one. We also provide a brief review of the literature on this subject.