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Retrocaval Ureter

Known as: Ureter, Circumcaval, Ureter, Retrocaval, Circumcaval Ureter 
A rare congenital abnormality resulting in the URETER passing dorsal to and being obstructed by the INFERIOR VENA CAVA.
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2012
2012
BACKGROUND Retrocaval ureter is a rare congenital abnormality. Operative repair is always suggested in cases of significant… Expand
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND Feline ureteral obstructions have emerged as a common problem. Ureteral strictures rarely are reported as a cause and… Expand
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2010
2010
OBJECTIVE We describe a case of retrocaval ureter treated with laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (LESS). METHODS A 26-year… Expand
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2008
2008
PURPOSE To demonstrate the feasibility of pure robotic retrocaval ureter repair. MATERIALS AND METHODS A 33 year old female… Expand
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2006
2006
PURPOSE We report our series of 6 cases of retrocaval ureter that were successfully treated with a laparoscopic approach… Expand
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2002
2002
We present a case of retrocaval ureter and its MR appearances. This is the first case in reported literature. The findings on i.v… Expand
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2002
2002
We present a case of retrocaval ureter and its MR appearances. This is the first case in reported literature. The findings on iv… Expand
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2001
2001
We report a case of circumcaval ureter in a symptomatic young man who was managed successfully by retroperitoneoscopic… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Congenital anomalies of the inferior vena cava (IVC) and its tributaries have become more commonly recognized in asymptomatic… Expand
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1999
1999
PURPOSE We describe a noninvasive radiologic evaluation of a retrocaval ureter using currently available technology. MATERIALS… Expand
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