Ureters


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Ureters

Tubes that connect the kidneys to the bladder. Urine produced by the kidneys passes through the ureters to the bladder.
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PATIENT'S CLAIM: The severing of both ureters was a negligent surgical error.
Cystoscopic diagnosis and treatment of ectopic ureters in female dogs: 16 cases (2005-2008).
The right ureter was dilated, filled with the same density material and appeared blunted distally.
The patient was put on Intravenous Urography (IVU) to evaluate the function of kidneys to check the course of ureters and to rule out any existing pathology along their course.
6,15-17) Although a NET metastatic to the ureter would be exceptionally rare, it has been reported at least once in the literature.
An allograft nephrectomy was performed at first, in which the middle and distal allograft ureters were preserved because the distal tissue was not dissociated [Figure 1]a.
Arterioureteral fistula is a direct communication between an artery and ureter that presents with hematuria.
Fusion of two ureters at the midureter level with a bridge, complete duplex system with an H shaped ureter appearance is a very rare situation.
Double ureters also identified with mild fullness in left lower moiety ureter.
One of these patients was being treated for advanced gastric cancer and had over 20 fibroepithelial polyps in both ureters.
This fibrosis leads to entrapment and obstruction of retroperitoneal structures, notably the ureters.