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Hydronephrosis with ureteral valve: diagnosis by ultrasonography and antegrade pyelography.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  731820     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of massive hydronephrosis secondary to a ureteral valve was discovered upon evaluation of mild trauma. The orderly diagnostic studies, including ultrasonography and antegrade pyelography, led to the correct diagnosis and appropriate therapy. Ultrasonography as a diagnostic tool in urology is discussed and characteristics of the 18 cases of ureteral valves reported to date are reviewed.
Authors:
A M Fried; J J Mulcahy; D B Bhathena; M Oliff
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of urology     Volume:  120     ISSN:  0022-5347     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Urol.     Publication Date:  1978 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1979-03-13     Completed Date:  1979-03-13     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0376374     Medline TA:  J Urol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  754-6     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Child
Dilatation, Pathologic
Humans
Hydronephrosis / diagnosis*,  etiology,  pathology,  radiography
Kidney / pathology,  radiography
Male
Ultrasonography*
Ureter / abnormalities*,  pathology,  radiography
Ureteral Diseases / radiography

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