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Primary non-obstructive megaureter in adults.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3568552     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Primary non-obstructive megaureter is rarely first diagnosed in adult life. The clinical and radiographic findings in 11 adults presenting with this condition are reviewed. The commonest complaint was pain. In all cases the diagnosis was suggested by intravenous urography, which was usually the initial diagnostic test. Confirmation was aided chiefly by micturating cystography and retrograde pyelography. Cystoscopy was normal. The radiologist can make an early diagnosis in this condition, which requires no treatment, in the absence of complications.
S Hamilton; J M Fitzpatrick
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinical radiology     Volume:  38     ISSN:  0009-9260     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin Radiol     Publication Date:  1987 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-06-11     Completed Date:  1987-06-11     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1306016     Medline TA:  Clin Radiol     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  181-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Middle Aged
Ureter / abnormalities*,  physiopathology,  radiography

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