Br J Urol 1998 Dec;82(6):923-4
Department of Urology, Uludag University, Bursa, Turkey.
Eur Urol 1998 ;34(1):73-8
Department of Paediatric Urology, Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital NHS Trust, London, UK.
Hinyokika Kiyo 1991 Aug;37(8):907-10
Department of Urology, Yamaguchi University School of Medicine.
We performed ureteroplasty for megaureter by ureteral plication with ease in two cases with unilateral megaureter due to uretero-vesical stenosis and obtained good results in each case. Because ureteral plication theoretically preserves lower ureteral blood supply and eliminates suture line leakage, this technique is thought to be superior to excisional tapering techniques in ureteroplasty for a megaureter. Read More
J Am Osteopath Assoc 1984 Sep;84(1):41-4
Urology 2003 Apr;61(4):703-7; discussion 707
Department of Urology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.
Objectives: Primary obstructive megaureter is an uncommon presentation in adult patients. Although not reported frequently in published studies, the anomaly exists and warrants aggressive surgical management in contrast to its presentation in children.
Methods: This study was composed of 55 patients (47 with unilateral and 8 with bilateral megaureters) with adult primary obstructive megaureter who were treated from January 1989 to December 2001. Read More