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Laparoscopic management of a single system ectopic ureterocele with transitional cell carcinoma in the distal ureter.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16771740     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Single system ectopic ureterocele associated with transitional cell carcinoma in the ureter has not been described previously. Only two cases of transitional cell carcinoma in a single ectopic ureter have been reported in the published literature. With the development of minimally invasive surgery, we report the first case of single system ectopic ureterocele with transitional cell carcinoma in the distal ureter that was successfully managed by laparoscopic surgery.
Authors:
Kittinut Kijvikai; Krisada Ratana-Olarn; Panas Chalermsanyakorn; Siriporn Nitjaphanich
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal of urology : official journal of the Japanese Urological Association     Volume:  13     ISSN:  0919-8172     ISO Abbreviation:  Int. J. Urol.     Publication Date:  2006 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-06-14     Completed Date:  2006-11-30     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9440237     Medline TA:  Int J Urol     Country:  Australia    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  625-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Faaculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand. kittinutk@hotmail.com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Carcinoma, Transitional Cell / pathology,  radionuclide imaging,  surgery*
Humans
Laparoscopy*
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Male
Middle Aged
Ureteral Neoplasms / pathology,  radionuclide imaging,  surgery*

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