ureteroheminephrectomy


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ureteroheminephrectomy

(ū-rē″tĕr-ō-hĕm″ĭ-nĕ-frĕk′tō-mē) [″ + hemi-, half, + nephros, kidney, + ektome, excision]
In cases of reduplication of the upper urinary tract on one side, surgical removal of the reduplicated portion.

ureteroheminephrectomy

excision of the diseased portion of a reduplicated kidney and its ureter.