Bilateral ureteropelvic disruption following blunt abdominal trauma: Case report


BACKGROUND Ureteral injury occurs in less than 1% of blunt abdominal trauma cases, partly because the ureters are relatively well protected in the retroperitoneum. Bilateral ureteral injury is extremely rare, with only 10 previously reported cases. Diagnosis may be delayed if ureteric injury is not suspected, and delay of 36 hours or longer has been… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2490-11-14


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