Retrocaval ureter: report of 8 cases and the surgical management.


We present 8 cases of retrocaval ureter, one of which concerns a unique periureteral venous ring formed by the persistence of the right posterior cardinal vein along with a normal vena cava. Current radiographic concepts are reviewed and the importance of inferior venacavography in the preoperative evaluation for correction of the retrocaval ureter is… (More)


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@article{Carrion1979RetrocavalUR, title={Retrocaval ureter: report of 8 cases and the surgical management.}, author={Hernan M. Carrion and Janet Gatewood and Valerie T Politano and Gabriel Arismendi Morillo and C Lynne}, journal={The Journal of urology}, year={1979}, volume={121 4}, pages={514-7} }