Ureterovesical junction

Known as: UVJ, junction ureterovesical 
The area where the ureter joins the urinary bladder.
National Institutes of Health

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2007
2007
PURPOSE Vesicoureteral reflux is caused by a defective valve mechanism of the ureterovesical junction. Previous studies have… (More)
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2007
2007
PURPOSE The mechanisms underlying functional maturation of the ureterovesical junction during infancy are still not fully… (More)
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2007
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2007
Congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract (CAKUT) include vesicoureteral reflux (VUR). VUR is a complex, genetically… (More)
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2003
2003
PURPOSE The anatomy of the ureterovesical junction is germane to surgical reconstruction in patients with significant reflux. In… (More)
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2002
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2002
OBJECTIVE Prior studies using radiography have examined the relationship of ureteral stone size and location to the probability… (More)
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1996
1996
BACKGROUND The valve function of the ureterovesical-junction (UVJ) is responsible for protection of the low pressure upper… (More)
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1994
1994
OBJECTIVE To obtain a new insight into the anti-reflux mechanism of the ureterovesical junction by studying the topographical… (More)
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1993
1993
Macro- and microscopic dissection of 8 adult and 2 fetal human bladders was undertaken in two directions as part of a study to… (More)
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1986
1986
In pigs under general anesthesia, the mutual relation between ureterovesical flow and detrusor activity was evaluated with… (More)
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1965
1965
The musculature of the ureter has a layered arrangement in which the internal layer is mainly longitudinal and the external layer… (More)
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