UPJ


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UPJ

Abbreviation for ureteropelvic junction.

UPJ

Abbreviation for ureteropelvic junction.
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HSK is related to an atypical position of the ureter in the renal pelvis and an usually highly placed UPJ. Another causes are metabolic factors (hypercalciuria, hyperoxaluria, hyperuricosuria and hypocitraturia) which are common in HSK patients and the coexistence of HSK with medullary sponge kidney (a known cause of high-risk stone disease).
(7) reported a case with a 17-cm-long FEP stemming from a distal UPJ, which was treated with laparoscopic pyeloplasty.
MR Urography contrast 45 minutes MIP imag showing left UPJ obstruction with delayed ureter
Dismembered LP is a more suitable procedure for UPJO, especially with extrarenal pelvis, due to the good exposure, easy mobilization, and adequate pelvic tissue for reconstruction after excision of the UPJ [6].
Denunciaron que la detencion policiaca es parte de un patron persistente de practicas arbitrarias de la Policia Metropolitana de Bogota, que despliega acciones sistematicas de violencia en contra de ellas, como amenazarlas con trasladarlas a la UPJ si no pagan una suma de dinero o ahuyentarles los clientes con rumores de que ellas son VIH positivas.
The scissors were used to divide the ureter at the ureteropelvic junction (UPJ).
Objective: To evaluate the outcome of percutaneous antegrade endopyelotomy as a primary intervention for Secondary Ureteropelvic junction (UPJ) obstruction.
Computed tomography (CT) of the abdomen and pelvis showed a 3-mm calculus in the left ureterovesical junction (UVJ) with mild hydroureteronephrosis with fluid collection in the perinephric space, and extravasation of the contrast medium at the ureteropelvic junction (UPJ) level, as observed on the delayed film [Figure 1].
Subsequently, several refined reconstructive techniques such as the laparoscopic pyeloplasty for obstruction of the ureteropelvic junction (UPJ) have been developed (JARRETT et al., 2002).
Se visitaron colecciones entomologicas representativas de la region con el apoyo de sus curadores: CPHJGA, Coleccion Personal Hector Jaime Gasca Alvarez, Bogota; ICN, Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogota (Fernando Fernandez); UPJ, Coleccion de Entomologia, Universidad Javeriana, Bogota (Dimitri Forero); UPTC, Coleccion entomologica Luis Gonzalo Andrade, Universidad Tecnologica y Pedagogica de Colombia, Tunja (Fredy Molano).
Pediatric renal disease, including pyelonephritis, ureteropelvic junction (UPJ) obstruction and rarely nephrolithiasis, is a frequent cause of abdominal pain.
Phil Kapelewski was a firefighter in New Kensington, his hometown, before volunteering for the bunk-in program while a UPJ student.