hydroureter


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Related to hydroureter: ureterohydronephrosis, urethrorrhagia

hydroureter

 [hi″dro-u-re´ter]
distention of the ureter with fluid, due to obstruction.

u·re·ter·ec·ta·si·a

(yū-rē'tĕr-ek-tā'zē-ă),
Dilation of a ureter.
[ureter + G. ektasis, a stretching out]

hydroureter

/hy·dro·ure·ter/ (-u-re´ter) distention of the ureter with urine or watery fluid, due to obstruction.

hydroureter

A urine distended ureter. See Hydronephrosis.

hy·dro·u·re·ter

(hī'drō-yūr'ĕ-tĕr)
Distention of the ureter with urine, due to blockage from any cause.

hydroureter

distention of the ureter with fluid, due to obstruction.
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B: Lateral view of the heavily T2 weighted image demonstrates dilated portion of the right hydroureter tracking to the inferior margin of the bladder (arrow).
An abdominal ultrasonographic study revealed complete resolution of the hepatobiliary abnormalities, the hydronephrosis, and the hydroureter on both sides.
Ultrasound scanning demonstrated left hydronephrosis, hydroureter of the proximal-middle portion and obstruction of the lower ureter.
High tissue contrast yields robust MPR, MIP and VR reconstructions, such that renal hypoplasia, agenesis, duplication and urinary tract obstructions with hydroureter, hydronephrosis, or both, can all be assessed in 3-dimensional sequences.
Findings include hydronephrosis and hydroureter secondary to ureteral strictures.
On CT scan, features, such as hydronephrosis, hydroureter and renal cortical thinning, are often present.
Left ureteric ultrasound showing hydroureter down to ureterovesicle junction with no evidence of a ureteric jet.
A computed tomography (CT) scan and renal ultrasound revealed severe left hydronephrosis and hydroureter without suspicious mass or renal calculi.
This scan revealed marked hydronephrosis and hydroureter (Fig.
A) bilateral hydronephrosis; (B) hydroureter and dilated posterior urethra ending abruptly; (C) bladder distention; (D) bladder and posterior urethral dilatation (arrow).