ureterectomy


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Related to ureterectomy: ureterolith
Translations

u·re·ter·ec·to·my

n. ureterectomía, extirpación parcial o total del uréter.
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Additionally, it is important to make differential diagnosis between renal cell tumors and urothelial carcinoma because of the necessity of ureterectomy during surgical procedure.
Robotic distal ureterectomy with boari flap reconstruction for distal ureteral urothelial cancers: a single institutional pilot experience.
In pediatric patients, endoscopic incision, upper-pole heminephrectomy, and partial upper ureterectomy are alternative treatments.
Nephroureterectomy and segmental ureterectomy in the treatment of invasive upper tract urothelial carcinoma: A population-based study of 2299 patients.
6]: partial ureterectomy with an end-to-end anastomosis and wide margins.
Surgery is the mainstay treatment for squamous cell carcinoma of renal pelvis, nephrectomy with or without ureterectomy is performed in these cases.
Nephroureterectomy with bladder cuff excision or segmental ureterectomy using an open or laparoscopic technique remains the treatment of choice for upper urinary tract malignances except for select patients who have either compromised renal function or small, low-grade disease that can be controlled with endoscopic ablation.
reported the second largest leiomyoma of ureter which was diagnosed preoperatively and partial ureterectomy was done.
These included a bilateral ureterectomy, hysterectomy, bilateral inguinal hernia repair, laparotomy for bowel obstruction, appendectomy, cholesystectomy for gallstones, chronic transplant rejection and infection, herpes zoster, herpes simplex in the left eye, which resulted in permanent impaired vision, and monilial oesophagitis.
Treatment for an ectopic ureterocele usually involves an upper pole nephrectomy and partial ureterectomy.
Partial nephrectomy or isolated ureterectomy patients were also excluded, as these operations are associated with unique complication profiles and were outside of our primary study question.
In cases of blindly ending ureters, hypoplastic renal segments, which are drained by the ectopic ureter, or infrasphincteric ureteral orifices, a surgical approach such as heminephrectomy and ureterectomy is largely considered to be the first-line therapy [3, 5].