ureterocele

noun
prolapse of the end of the ureter into the bladder; may obstruct urine flow
Hypernyms: ↑prolapse, ↑prolapsus, ↑descensus

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  • ureterocele — m. urol. Dilatación quística del uréter, en general en su extremo inferior. Medical Dictionary. 2011. ureterocele hernia del u …   Diccionario médico

  • urétérocèle — [yʀeteʀɔsɛl] n. f. ÉTYM. 1964; de urétéro , et cèle. ❖ ♦ Pathol. « Dilatation kystique de la portion terminale, intravésicale, de l uretère, consécutive à un rétrécissement du méat urétéral » (Manuila) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Ureterocele — El ureterocele es la dilatación quística del uréter distal intravesical (dentro de la vejiga urinaria). Se trata de una malformación congénita de las vías urinarias. Se asocia a un componente genético ya que se han observado algunos casos entre… …   Wikipedia Español

  • ureterocele — Saccular dilation of the terminal portion of the ureter which protrudes into the lumen of the urinary bladder, probably due to a congenital stenosis of the ureteral meatus. [ …   Medical dictionary

  • Ureterocele — Definición El ureterocele es la dilatación quística del uréter distal intravesical (dentro de la vejiga urinaria). Se trata de una malformación congénita de las vías urinarias. Se asocia a un componente genético ya que se han observado algunos… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Ureterocele — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = 33455 ICD10 = ICD10|N|28|8|n|25 ICD9 = ICD9|593.89, ICD9|753.23 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = radio eMedicineTopic = 729 MeshID = D014518 A ureterocele is a congenital… …   Wikipedia

  • ureterocele — n. a cystic swelling of the wall of the ureter at the point where it passes into the bladder. It is associated with stenosis of the opening of the ureter and it may cause impaired drainage of the kidney with dilatation of the ureter and… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • ureterocele — noun A congenital abnormality of the urinary bladder, in which the distal ureter balloons at its opening into the bladder, forming a pouch …   Wiktionary

  • ureterocele — u|re|te|ro|ce|le Mot Pla Nom femení …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • double system ureterocele — duplex system ureterocele a ureterocele involving a double collecting system; seen most often in girls in an ectopic ureter …   Medical dictionary

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