ureterohydronephrosis


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Related to ureterohydronephrosis: ureterectasis, ureterolith
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u·re·ter·o·hy·dro·ne·phro·sis

n. ureterohidronefrosis, distensión del uréter y del riñón debida a una obstrucción.
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Evaluation of RARE-MR urography in the assessment of ureterohydronephrosis. J Comput Assist Tomogr 1994;18(4):601-8.
Massive bilateral ureterohydronephrosis secondary to grade V ureterovesical reflux associated with a trabeculated bladder was evidenced (Figure 1).
Bilateral ureterohydronephrosis with normal renal parenchyma was also noted (Figure 2).
Urinary tract malformations also led to secondary PHA in 6 infants aged 9 days to 7 months with bilateral ureterohydronephrosis and vesicoureteral reflux, who developed renal aldosterone resistance with hyponatremia, hyperkalemia, and metabolic acidosis [8].
The diagnosis in cases of ureterohydronephrosis is immediate and non-invasive, as ultrasonography has a specificity of 100%.
Twenty-four hours after orchidectomy, the patient developed fever (39[degrees]C), ileus, high blood pressure (160/90 mm Hg) due to ureterohydronephrosis secondary to lymph nodes compression and very bad health condition with loss of 6% of body weight.
We found 206 (43.55%) patients with first degree ureterohydronephrosis (UHN), 187 (39.53%) with second degree UHN and 80 (16.91%) with third degree UHN.
Ureteral stones may cause the ureterohydronephrosis and acute pyelonephritis with pain; patients may need immediate and rapid medical intervention.
Obstructive ureterohydronephrosis is one of the most important problems of the pediatric urology.
The urinary tract ultrasound did not visualize any calculi but revealed ureterohydronephrosis with enlarged kidneys (126 mm right and 129 mm left) and a thickened irregular bladder wall.
Upper urinary tract distress or deterioration is characterized by ureterohydronephrosis, vesicoureteral reflux, recurring febrile urinary tract infection, and (ultimately) impaired renal function.
Assessment of painful ureterohydronephrosis during pregnancy by MR urography.