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Changes in interstitial cell of Cajal-like cells density in congenital ureteropelvic junction obstruction.
Transperitoneal laparoscopic pyeloplasty for primary repair of ureteropelvic junction obstruction in infants and children: Comparison with open surgery.
The authors further observed that the renal function prognosis was worse in patients with a ureteropelvic junction obstruction than in cases with a PUV.
We retrospectively reviewed procedural and pathology reports for endoscopic biopsies of the ureter, renal pelvis, or ureteropelvic junction from January 2008 to December 2011 at The Ohio State University Medical Center (Columbus, Ohio).
Wojcik's clinical interests include hypospadias, pediatric hernia/hydroceles, undescended testes, recurrent urinary tract infections, dysfunctional voiding issues, neuropathic bladder, fetal and childhood hydronephrosis, ureteropelvic junction obstruction and ureteral abnormalities.
Bilateral traumatic lumbar hernias with injuries of the right renal pelvis and ureteropelvic junction (UPJ)
Thirteen (9%) patients required cystoscopy and balloon dilation of the ureteropelvic junction, 4 (2.
Recent applications of proteomics to discover biomarkers for preeclampsia, and for neonatal ureteropelvic junction, and to differentiate between diagnosis of ALS and Parkinson's disease
Benign fibroepithelial polyps as a cause of intermittent ureteropelvic junction obstruction in a child: A case report and review of the literature.
Ureteropelvic junction (UPJ) obstruction: a blockage in the area that connects the kidneys to the ureters (the tubes that move urine to the bladder)