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Related to vesicoureteral: vesicoureteral valve


Relating to the bladder and the ureters.


/ves·i·co·ure·ter·al/ (-u-re´ter-al) ureterovesical.


(vĕs″ĭ-kō-ū-rē′tĕr-ăl) [″ + Gr. oureter, ureter]
Concerning the urinary bladder and a ureter.

vesicoureteral, vesicoureteric

pertaining to the bladder and ureter.

vesicoureteral valve
in the wall of the bladder where the ureter enters; prevents reflux of the urine from bladder to ureter.
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Vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) is the retrograde flow of urine from the bladder to the upper urinary tract.
Keywords: Anterior cervical hypertrichosis, sporadic, vesicoureteral reflux
The most common complications are VUR, followed by vesicoureteral junction obstruction.
Incidental vesicoureteral reflux in neonates with antenatally detected hydronephrosis and other renal abnormalities.
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).
Bajo vision directa se avanza la aguja y se introduce de forma submucosa en la posicion de las 6 horas en relacion de las manecillas del reloj del meato ureteral del lado que se presenta el reflujo vesicoureteral.
The renal abnormalities in HDR patients consist of cysts, renal aplasia/hypoplasia, mesangioproliferative glomerulonephritis, and vesicoureteral reflux.
Identification of vesicoureteral reflux at lower volumes is usually associated with higher-grade reflux and more severe dysfunction of the ureterovesical junction as compared to lower grade reflux typically visualized at higher intravesical volumes.
10,11) This prospective clinical study was carried out to indicate any correlation between the incidence of renal scarring following acute pyelonephritis and previously well-known risk factors such as vesicoureteral reflux (VUR), age and recurrent urinary tract infections.