Caliceal diverticulum | definition of caliceal diverticulum by Medical dictionary
a congenital or acquired distention of a kidney calix that renders it susceptible to calculus formation.
See also: Fraley syndrome
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3) In a variety of situations other than obstructive uropathy, such as in the normal variants, with excessive hydration, during diuretic treatment, in case of bladder overdistension, with the structural variations (extrarenal pelvis, caliceal diverticulum