hydroureter


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Related to hydroureter: ureterohydronephrosis, urethrorrhagia
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hy·dro·u·re·ter

n. hidrouréter, distensión por obstrucción del uréter.
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The patient was diagnosed with bilateral Hydronephrosis and hydroureter which is the swelling of the kidneys when urine flow is obstructed in any of part of the urinary tract.
Professor Arnaud Wattiez, Gynaecology Consultant at Latifa Hospital said the patient was diagnosed with bilateral Hydronephrosis and hydroureter, which is the swelling of the kidneys when urine flow is obstructed in any of part of the urinary tract.
CT scans were retrospectively reviewed by a single radiologist who classified the calculus as non-obstructing, partially obstructing, or completely obstructing according to pre-determined criteria that included the degree of hydronephrosis, hydroureter, nephromegaly, and perinephric stranding present on the CT.
Histopathology revealed a hydroureter without signs of malignancy and culture positive for Escherichia coli.
Hydronephrosis, hydroureter, and perinephritic fat stranding have a predictivity of 90% for obstruction of the urinary system due to stone disease (4, 12).
The patient had computed tomography (CT) of the abdomen without contrast that revealed left-sided hydronephrosis and left hydroureter secondary to retroperitoneal fibrosis.
After detailed history and physical examination, baseline laboratory investigations including complete blood count (CBC), creatinine (Cr), serum electrolytes, urinalysis and culture; and Ultrasonography (US) of kidneys, ureter and bladder (KUB) was done for kidney size, echogenicity, hydronephrosis, hydroureter and cyst or stone in the kidneys and urinary tract.
Computed cosmography of both kidneys and urinary bladder showed moderate hydronephrosis and hydroureter in the right kidney without any stone or any mass causing obstruction.
An abdominal and pelvic CT-scan was performed showing mild right perinephric stranding with no hydronephrosis or hydroureter.
Ultrasonography (US) showed right-sided hydronephrosis and hydroureter with distal occlusion by thickened ureter wall.
A further repeat CT was performed in May 2015 by which time the nodule had progressed to being 10 x 9 mm and the hydroureter had progressed significantly.