Retrocaval ureter: the importance of intravenous urography.


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… (More)


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@article{Hassan2011RetrocavalUT, title={Retrocaval ureter: the importance of intravenous urography.}, author={Radhiana Hassan and Azian Abd. Aziz and Siti Kamariah Che Mohamed}, journal={The Malaysian journal of medical sciences : MJMS}, year={2011}, volume={18 4}, pages={84-7} }