Benign disorders of Kidney


Benign disorders of Kidney

Exam Yield

Probability of getting 1 Question from this chapter 82%
Ease of Revision 8.3 / 10

Many small topics to be covered. If not enough time, at least read up Renal Stones.

You may be able to score 4 marks.

Question Pattern

Basic awareness of all the benign conditions are expected in this Chapter.

Examples include

  • Congenital anomalies
  • Pyelonephritis
  • Trauma

Make sure you have read all about Renal Stones.

Recent Questions

Questions on this chapter from recent NEET and AIIMS examinations have been about
  • Kidney Trauma – approach
  • Radiological findings in Hydronephrosis
  • Adult Polycystic Kidney diseasae – Overview
  • Radiolucent Renal Stones
  • Renal stones – Causes, Rx
  • Horseshoe kidney – Overview
  • Acute pyelonephritis – Overview
  • Investigation of choice for UPJ obstruction in children

Suggested Revision

  • Microscopic Appearance of Various Stones
  • Congenital anomalies
  • Bosniak classification
  • Ureteropelvic junction (UPJ) obstruction – Overview
  • Urolithogenic drugs
  • Benign tumors of Kidney
  • Oncocytoma – Overview
  • Causes of Hydronephrosis
  • Renal TB – Overview
  • Drugs used for Renal stones
  • Pyelonephritis – Types, Causes

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