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 (yo͝o-rē′tər, yo͝or′ĭ-tər)
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.


adj ureteral
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Renal duplication accompanied by ureteral ectopia is a rare urinary congenital abnormality, which is more common in girls.
2) Single-system ureteral ectopia differs from the more common double-system ectopia by a high incidence of associated malformations.
Digital fluoroscopic excretory urography, digital fluoroscopic urethrography, helical computed tomography, and cystoscopy in 24 dogs with suspected ureteral ectopia.