megaloureter

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megaloureter

[‚meg·ə·lō′yu̇r·əd·ər]
(medicine)
Abnormal enlargement of a ureter.
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an obstructive megaureter in three patients and ectopic obstructive ureterocele in two patients.
3 hastada obstruktif megaureter ve 2 hastada da ektopik obsturktif ureterosel saptanmistir.
7): 5 cases of an obstructive megaureter without reflux (3 cases with ureteral lithiasis), 4 cases of stenosis of the ureteral meatus secondary to endoscopic bladder surgery, and 9 cases of an orthotopic ureterocele with lithiasis.
Ureteral and urethral abnormalities Ureteropelvic junction obstruction Ureteral duplication/bifid ureter Vesicoureteral reflux Primary megaureter Ureteral ectopia Posterior urethral valves In combination with A, B, or C III.
In children, ultrasound is useful as a screening examination to evaluate for hydro nephrosis, megaureter, and renal ectopia.
Sonolucent renal abnormalities include posterior urethral valves (PUV), uretero-pelvic junction (UPJ) obstruction, ureteral duplication, primary megaureter, prune belly syndrome, vesicoureteral reflux, and renal cystic disease.
Congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract are part of a family of diseases with different anatomical origins, including kidney anomalies, such as multicystic dysplastic kidney, hypoplastic kidney, ureteropelvic junction obstruction, vescicoureteral reflux, megaureter, and anomalies of the bladder and urethra.
Patients with vesicoureteral reflux, posterior urethral valve, ureterocele and obstructive megaureter were excluded from this study.
Konjenital megalouretra basta prune belly sendromu olmak uzere renal agenezi, hipospadias, primer obstruktif megaureter, hidronefroz, vezikotireteral reflu, renal displazi, kriptorsidizm, anorektal ve kardiak anomaliler gibi konjenital anomalilerle birlikte bulunabilir.
A 36-year-old man with a history of gout and a congenital solitary right kidney with chronic hydronephrosis and non-obstructive megaureter of unknown etiology presented initially with a stone on KUB and flank pain.
In abdominal magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) examination, the left kidney was not visualized and grade 3 hydronephrosis in the right kidney with megaureter and ureterocele were detected.
Initially described by Caulk in 1923, congenital megaureter is a condition usually diagnosed in neonates and children; its primary presentation in adults is rare.