A case of ureteric injury postappendectomy presenting as ureterocutaneous fistula.

@article{Kumar2014ACO,
  title={A case of ureteric injury postappendectomy presenting as ureterocutaneous fistula.},
  author={Santosh Kumar and Kalpesh Mahesh Parmar and Shivanshu Singh and Kumar Jayant},
  journal={BMJ case reports},
  year={2014},
  volume={2014}
}
Ureteric injuries, although uncommon, are a potential complication in pelvic and gynaecological surgeries and can have serious implications. The risk is mainly related to the complexity of the surgical procedure and the presence of eventual periureteric pathology. Ureteric injury during appendectomy is rare. The ureter may be damaged by laceration, being… CONTINUE READING