ureteral

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u·re·ter

 (yo͝o-rē′tər, yo͝or′ĭ-tər)
n.
The long, narrow duct that conveys urine from the kidney to the urinary bladder or cloaca.

[New Latin ūrētēr, from Greek ourētēr, from ourein, to urinate.]

u·re′ter·al, u′re·ter′ic (yo͝or′ĭ-tĕr′ĭk) adj.
Translations

ureteral

adj ureteral
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(8, 9) Diuretics may improve mid and distal ureteral distention compared to hydration alone, as well as reducing the delay for excretory imaging due to decreased contrast attenuation within the ureters.