ureterectomy


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ureterectomy

 [u-re″ter-ek´tah-me]
excision of a ureter.

u·re·ter·ec·to·my

(yū'rē-tĕr-ek'tŏ-mē),
Excision of a segment or all of a ureter.
[ureter + G. ektomē, excision]

ureterectomy

/ure·ter·ec·to·my/ (-ek´tah-me) excision of a ureter.

ureterectomy

excision of a ureter.
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Although, from a purely oncological perspective, this was a less favourable option than a partial ureterectomy or nephroureterectomy, its functional outcomes were clearly superior and it was a far less morbid procedure.
Forty-three initial biopsies had subsequent surgical resections (nephroureterectomy, n = 36; ureterectomy, n = 5; nephrectomy, n = 2).
Partial ureterectomy preserving the kidney was performed in only four cases and ureterectomy was done in one case.
Patient had undergone surgical treatment consisting of fistulectomy and ureterectomy.
scan done for all patients all of them had localized disease and treat- ed with radical Nephro- ureterectomy and blad- der cuff removal.
Born in Saint John, New Brunswick, at two days old she was found to have a renal vein thrombosis, and by four days old she had had a left nephrectomy and a left ureterectomy.
Another patient with ureteral stricture from impacted stones failed laser endoureterotomy and went on to have an open segmental ureterectomy and ureteroureterostomy.
The remaining patients were treated by polypectomy via ureterotomy, partial ureterectomy or nephro-ureterectomy.
In the past, he had a segmental right ureterectomy due to a right ureteral mass and right-sided end-to-end anastomosis of ureteral segments.
7) Some people suggest radical nephrectomy and only partial ureterectomy.
5) Alternatives to NU include endoscopic tumour resections/ablations, segmental ureterectomy (SU), or total ureterectomy (TU) with urinary tract reconstruction.
Bilateral salpingoopherectomy and an infracolic omentectomy were performed, in addition to the completion ureterectomy and bladder cuff excision.