interureteric fold

(redirected from plica interureterica)

interureteric crest

[TA]
a fold of mucous membrane of the urinary bladder extending from the orifice of the ureter of one side to that of the other side.

in·ter·u·re·ter·ic fold

(in'tĕr-yūr'ĕ-ter'ik fōld)
A fold of mucous membrane extending from the orifice of the ureter of one side to that of the other side.
Synonym(s): plica interureterica [TA] .

Mercier,

Louis Auguste, French urologist, 1811-1882.
median bar of Mercier - Synonym(s): Mercier bar
Mercier bar - a fold of mucous membrane extending from the orifice of the ureter of one side to that of the other side. Synonym(s): interureteric fold; median bar of Mercier
Mercier catheter
Mercier sound - a catheter the beak of which is short and bent almost at a right angle.
Mercier valve - an occasional fold of mucosa of the bladder partially occluding the ureteral orifice.