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ballooning of the lower end of the ureter into the bladder.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
Saccular dilation of the terminal portion of the ureter that protrudes into the lumen of the urinary bladder, probably due to a congenital stenosis of the ureteric orifice meatus.
[uretero- + G. kēlē, hernia]
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ureteroceleUrology A congenital disorder in which a ureter develops an outpouching as it enters the bladder
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