Aktuelle Urol 2017 Sep 20. Epub 2017 Sep 20.
Bereich Gefäßchirurgie, Klinik für Allgemein-, Viszeral- und Gefäßchirurgie, Otto-von-Guericke-Universität mit Universitätsklinikum Magdeburg A.ö.R.
Introduction Abnormal links between the arterial system and other luminal systems are a challenge to those in charge of their adequate diagnostic and therapeutic management. Objective Scientific case report on an individual who underwent successful treatment combining vascular-surgical and interventional radiology techniques for a rare right uretero-iliac artery fistula based on personal clinical experience, a selective literature research and a detailed discussion of current recommendations for diagnostic workup and subsequent treatment. Case characteristics A 79-year-old patient was admitted with haematuria and bladder tamponade in the presence of bilateral actinic ureteral strictures secondary to neoadjuvant radiochemotherapy followed by abdominoperineal rectum exstirpation due to suprasphincteric rectal cancer (ypT3ypN0M0). Read More