hydronephrosis

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hy·dro·ne·phro·sis

 (hī′drō-nə-frō′sĭs)
n. pl. hy·dro·ne·phro·ses (-sēz)
The dilation of the pelvis and calyces of one or both kidneys because of the accumulation of urine resulting from obstruction of urine outflow.

hydronephrosis

(ˌhaɪdrəʊnɪˈfrəʊsɪs)
n, pl hydronephroses
(Medicine) a swelling of a kidney due to an obstruction of urine flow in the urinary tract
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Noun1.hydronephrosis - accumulation of urine in the kidney because of an obstruction in the ureter
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
Translations

hy·dro·ne·phro·sis

n. hidronefrosis, distensión en la pelvis renal y cálices a causa de una obstrucción.

hydronephrosis

n hidronefrosis f
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Pyeloureterectasis induced by ureteral encasement by the RPF mass was observed in 26 patients (unilateral in 17, bilateral in 9).
Seventeen patients presented with unilateral pyeloureterectasis and nine patients presented with bilateral pyeloureterectasis.
UUTD in NGB includes a series of complications such as pyeloureterectasis, hydronephrosis, VUR and renal insufficiency (13).