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Title :Coexisting congenital mid-ureteral stricture and megaureter due to ureterovesical junction obstruction: A case report
Authors :Shotaro, Nakanishi
Miyazato, Minoru
Tanaka, Kei
Uema, Namiko
Saito, Seiichi
Issue Date :Jan-2022
Abstract :Congenital mid-ureteral strictures (CMS) are rare. Most congenital strictures occur at the ureteropelvic junction or ureterovesical junction, with mid-ureteral strictures accounting for only 4–5% of all cases of ureteral obstruction in children. Furthermore, there are very few reports of coexisting mid-ureteral stricture and ureterovesical junction obstruction (UVJO). Here, we report a case of coexisting UVJO and CMS. CMS was not detected on preoperative magnetic resonance imaging, and hydronephrosis remained after ureteroneocystostomy. Therefore, MRI was repeated and CMS was diagnosed, for which we performed ureteroureterostomy. Intraoperative retrograde pyelography (RGP) aids definitive diagnosis of UVJO.
URL :https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eucr.2021.101877
Type Local :雑誌掲載論文
ISSN :2214-4420
Publisher :Elsevier
URI :http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12000/49946
Citation :Urology Case Reports Vol.40
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