Long-term results with renal autotransplantation for ureteral replacement.

  title={Long-term results with renal autotransplantation for ureteral replacement.},
  author={B F Bodie and Andrew C. Novick and Mich{\`e}le Rose and R A Straffon},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  volume={136 6},
From 1970 to 1984 renal autotransplantation was performed on 23 patients to replace all or a major portion of the ureter. The conditions necessitating ureteral replacement were postoperative ureteral injury in 16 cases, recurrent renal colic in 4, urinary undiversion in 2 and an atonic ureter in 1. Six patients presented with a solitary kidney and 1 underwent staged bilateral autotransplantation. After autotransplantation urinary continuity was restored by ureteroneocystostomy in 11 patients… CONTINUE READING

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