PMID: 591238Jan 1, 1977

Operative treatment of megaureter in adults

International Urology and Nephrology
A Borkowski


After a general outline of ideas about surgery of the megaureter, the author presents one-year postoperative results for 3 adult patients with megaureter, operated on by Prof. Hardy Hendren during his visit to Warsaw. The tapering of the ureters and reimplantation were done in all 3 cases. Though the presented material is too small to draw a definite conclusion, the results obtained in adults by a world-renowned specialist of surgery of megaureter in children can be helpful in the choice of a line of conduct in this difficult urological problem.


Jan 1, 1978·International Urology and Nephrology·T KrzeskiJ Zachwiej
Mar 1, 1972·The Journal of Urology·I Sober
Apr 1, 1969·The Journal of Urology·W H Hendren
Dec 1, 1957·British Journal of Urology·P BISCHOFF

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