: The Importance of Intravenous Urography

  title={: The Importance of Intravenous Urography},
  author={Hassan and A. Rashid A. Aziz and Che Abd Rahim Mohamed},
Retrocaval ureter is a rare cause of hydronephrosis. Its rarity and non-specific presentation pose a challenge to surgeons and radiologists in making the correct diagnosis. Differentiation from other causes of urinary tract obstruction, especially the more common urolithiasis, is important for successful surgical management. Current practice has seen multislice computed tomography (MSCT) rapidly replaces intravenous urography (IVU) in the assessment of patients with hydronephrosis due to… CONTINUE READING