UPJ


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UPJ

Abbreviation for ureteropelvic junction.

UPJ

Abbreviation for ureteropelvic junction.
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MR Urography contrast 45 minutes MIP imag showing left UPJ obstruction with delayed ureter
9 In a study of patients with antenatally diagnosed UPJ obstruction who required long-term follow-up, Ulman et al.
In his study the overall success rate for secondary UPJ obstruction was 74%.
The ureter was identified and dissected adjacently to the renal artery for complete occlusion by double ligation with titanium clips, as close as possible to the UPJ.
In order for urine to be transported successfully from the renal pelvis to the ureter, there must be an anatomically patent UPJ as well as peristaltic contractions in the proximal ureter.
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One of 14 patients developed recurrent flank pain, which required balloon dilatation of the UPJ.
posterior urethral valves, UPJ obstruction, obstructive ureteroceles, or ureteral atresia or obstruction).
There was some difficulty with ureteral dilatation and UPJ avulsion of the ureter was suspected associated with insertion of the ureteral access sheath.
of Patients Renal lesions 26 UPJ obstruction 2 Ureteral lesions 24 Upper ureter 2 Mid ureter 2 Lower ureter 14 Diffuse 6 Bladder 28 Chronic cystitis 19 Contracted bladder 9 Prostate 5 Epididymis 3 Seminal vesicles and Vas 2 Urethra 2 Complex lesions 9 (more than 3 sites) Table 5: Surgical Intervention Surgery No.