ureterocele


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ureterocele

 [u-re´ter-o-sēl″]
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.

u·re·ter·o·cele

(yū-rē'tĕr-ō-sēl'), [MIM*191650]
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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ureterocele

Urology A congenital disorder in which a ureter develops an outpouching as it enters the bladder
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In addition, the postnatal ultrasound may reveal subtle findings such as poor cortico-medullary differentiation, a ureterocele or detrusor hypertrophy which can easily be missed when imaging a moving fetus.
Ademas de eso, el ureter del polo superior puede ser ectopico o tener un ureterocele asociado (Lashley et al., 2001).
(1) In ultrasound imaging, irregular and edematous walls and adequate openings of the ureterocele can be detected by radiologists.
Later, ureterocele was incised due to large degree of hydronephrosis, hydroureter, and risk of infection.
Suggested terminology for duplex systems, ectopic ureters and ureteroceles. J Urol 1984;132(6):1153-4.
The etiology of hydroureteronephrosis was neurogenic bladder secondary to meningomyelocele in five patients, a posterior urethral valve (PUV) in four patients, an obstructive megaureter in three patients and ectopic obstructive ureterocele in two patients.
Examples include ureterocele, bladder stones not visualized on the preliminary image, or urothelial mass.
A parede da estrutura cistica era constituida por feixes de musculo liso em meio a tecido conjuntivo estromal revestido internamente por epitelio cuboide, sugerindo diagnostico de ureterocele topica.
Thirty three urograms showed normal outline of the urinary system while, 94 were abnormal due to calculi, cystocele, ureterocele, pelvi ureteric junction obstruction, pelvic mass and perinephric abscess.