uropathy


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uropathy

 [u-rop´ah-the]
any disease in the urinary tract.

u·rop·a·thy

(yū-rop'ă-thē),
Any disorder involving the urinary tract.
[uro- + G. pathos, suffering]

uropathy

/urop·a·thy/ (u-rop´ah-the) any disease or other pathologic change in the urinary tract.

uropathy

[yoo͡rop′əthē]
Etymology: Gk, ouron + pathos, disease
any disease or abnormal condition of any structure of the urinary tract. uropathic, adj.

ur·op·a·thy

(yūr-op'ă-thē)
Any disorder involving the urinary tract.
[uro- + G. pathos, suffering]

ur·op·a·thy

(yūr-op'ă-thē)
Any disorder involving the urinary tract.
[uro- + G. pathos, suffering]

uropathy

any disease in the urinary tract.

Patient discussion about uropathy

Q. Has anyone ever had Epididymitis? I was just diagnosed with it and want to know what to expect. Thanks

A. i had an ultrasound done once before,it revealed nothing was wrong,then i had a lower gi,it also showed nothing,at the present moment,my testicules are swollen a little,
slight pain,tenderness,problems with urination,and not
urinating very often,feel as if i"m not completing my
urination,feels like i have a bladder infection,with
an epididymis infection,this makes the 7th time i"ve
had this,i"d like to know why i keep getting it??? and
will it ever stay away??? is there a complete cure?
would a vasecemy cure it???

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Diabetic nephropathy 125 Obstructive uropathy 120 Glomerulonephritis 229 Hypertensive nephropathy 98 Polycystic 52 Chronic pyelonephritis 18 Other 28 Smoker, No.
Untreated or undiagnosed unilateral obstructive uropathy in pets can lead to a self-perpetuating permanent renal damage and chronic renal failure, by inciting hydronephrosis, which causes pressure atrophy of the kidney tissue (Kahn et al.
At just one day old, Georgie, now 28 months, underwent surgery due to a complex bladder condition called obstructive uropathy, where his bladder was blocked from passing urine.
sup][32] concluded that laparoscopic ureterolysis and omental wrapping in the setting of obstructive uropathy were safe and effective alternative with a high success rate at mid-to-long term follow-up.
It is especially suitable for testing and detecting the existence of a fetal obstructive uropathy when the level of cysC is significantly higher than in fetuses with normal renal function (cut-off: 0.
Infants with salt-losing CKD (obstructive uropathy and renal hypodysplasia) require NaCl supplementation.
A renal ultrasound revealed severe bilateral hydronephrosis with hydroureteronephrosis caused by obstructive uropathy.
On admission patient was diagnosed with upper GI bleeding secondary to ureamicgastropathy end stage renal failure (ESRF) secondary to obstructive uropathy hospital acquired pneumonia and also with hypochromic mycocytic anemia.
VCUG is indicated after a first episode if renal and bladder ultrasonography reveals hydronephrosis, scarring, or other findings that would suggest either high-grade vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) or obstructive uropathy and in other atypical or complex clinical circumstances.
In patients with renal colic ultrasound may reveal directly a stone in the collecting system or it may suggest a diagnosis of obstructive uropathy by demonstrating a dilatation of the urinary tract.
His AKI was attributed to a combination of possible factors including a post-renal uropathy from the obstructing prostate abscesses or tuberculous bladder involvement, intraabdominal hypertension from tense ascites, contrast nephropathy from the CT examination, or acute interstitial nephritis from the administration of piperacillin-tazobactam.
In a study of 213 children with mild to moderate hydronephrosis, there was a 39% significantly obstructive uropathy (ureteropelvic junction obstruction, vesicoureteral stenosis, and posterior urethral valves) (11).