ureterography


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ureterography

 [u-re″ter-og´rah-fe]
radiograph of the ureter, after injection of a contrast medium.

u·re·ter·og·ra·phy

(yū-rē'tĕr-og'ră-fē),
Radiography of the ureter after the direct injection of contrast medium.
[uretero- + G. graphē, a writing]
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FEPs usually appear as long and straight ureteral filling defects in IVP and retrograde ureterography with or without hydronephrosis.
The initially ruptured ureter had recovered completely without contrast-leakage in the retrograde ureterography. The stone-extraction was thus finished without any further intraoperative complications.
At follow-up the patients' subjective symptoms were evaluated as well as the objective outcome, which were monitored by ureterography and renal scans.
UTI: urinary tract infection; IVU: intravenous urography; CT: computed tomography; RPG: retrograde pyelography; RUG: retrograde ureterography; UPJ: ureteropelvic junction.
They recommended at least one of these procedures for surveillance, especially when retrograde ureterography is technically suboptimal or impossible.