JOURNAL ARTICLE

Prolapsed bilateral ureteroceles leading to intermittent outflow obstruction

H Stunell, S Barrett, N Campbell, E Colhoun, W C Torreggiani
JBR-BTR: Organe de la Société Royale Belge de Radiologie (SRBR) 2010, 93 (6): 312-3
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A ureterocele refers to a cystic dilatation of the distal ureter. It may be unilateral or bilateral and may be associated with a duplex system in some cases. We present an unusual case where a young patient was found to have large bilateral ureteroceles which prolapsed into the urethra, causing intermittent incontinence and obstruction. We discuss the case and review the literature concerning this rare anomaly.

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