Single distal ureter for ureterocystoplasty: a safe first choice tissue for bladder augmentation.

@article{Pascual2001SingleDU,
  title={Single distal ureter for ureterocystoplasty: a safe first choice tissue for bladder augmentation.},
  author={Luis A Pascual and L M Sentagne and J M Vega-Perugorr{\'i}a and Francisco Ignacio de Badiola and J C Puigdevall and Eduardo Ruiz},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={2001},
  volume={165 6 Pt 2},
  pages={2256-8}
}
PURPOSE Recently, the use of ureter for bladder augmentation has gained wide acceptance due to a lower complication rate compared to gastrointestinal segments. Unfortunately, the presence of a severely dilated urinary tract implicates loss of function of a renal unit which is often not demonstrated at diagnosis. Conversely, many patients present with 1 or… CONTINUE READING