Pediatr Surg Int 2021 May 15;37(5):667-671. Epub 2021 Jan 15.
Division of Pediatric General Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Manitoba, 820 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3A 1R9, Canada.
Background: Ureteric ectopia is a pediatric urinary incontinence cause in girls. It is traditionally managed through hemi-nephrectomy or uretero-ureterostomy, which have the potential for complications including anastomotic stricture, leak, bleeding, and de-vascularization of the functioning renal moiety. Laparoscopic ureteric clipping has been shown to be a good alternative but has not been widely adopted yet. Read More