What's on the web on your pursuit, hobbies, interests and worries

Ureter news

Why are kidney stones so painful?


Medical Xpress - Mar 22, 2017
The pain associated with kidney stones usually is the result of spasms triggered by a stone stuck in the ureter, coupled with pressure in the kidney from urine backup. Kidney stones form from minerals and acid salts. About 85 percent of kidney stones ...
 

Appendix replaces ureter in first operation of its kind in Italy


West - Welfare Society Territory - Mar 17, 2017
The first operation in the world that replaces the ureter with the appendix has been performed successfully in Italy. The revolutionary surgery was undertaken in Turin, Italy, at Ospedale Regina Margherita di Torino, and consisted of replacing the ...
 

Circumcision requiring revision surgery prompts lawsuit


ModernMedicine - Mar 21, 2017
The woman sued the gynecologist involved and alleged that she damaged the left ureter during the operation. A urologist subsequently attempted two unsuccessful stent insertions in the damaged ureter followed by ureteral re-implantation surgery.
 

Ureter - premium items on eBay

The Ureter (Coding Illustrated)


 

Karl Storz 33361UK ClickLine KOH ureter grasper, Size 5 mm, Length 36 cm


 

Karl Storz 33356UK ClickLine KOH ureter grasper, Size 5 mm, Length 36 cm


 

>> Go to all great Ureter deals on eBay


Ureter books

Kidneys Ureters and Urinary Bladder


by: Frank H. Netter, Robert K. Shapter, Frederick F. Yonkman
Book by Netter, Frank H., Shapter, Robert K., Yonkman, Frederick F.
>> More info on Amazon

Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma


Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma represents the first book of its kind to be dedicated solely to UTUC. It's aim is to improve understanding and eventually care of a disease that is greatly understudied and underappreciated, yet commonly dealt with by many medical and urologic oncologists. The volume features new data regarding genetic susceptibility, gene expression studies and causative factors; contemporary concepts and controversies regarding diagnosis and staging of UTUC; prediction tools and their value in treatment decisions within each disease stage and patient selection and treatment options such as endoscopic management, distal ureterectomy, radical nephroureterectomy and chemotherapy.
>> More info on Amazon

The Urinary System Chart: Wall Chart


by: Scientific Publishing
The Urinary System chart presents an overview of the male and female urinary systems. The overall anatomy of bladder, kidney, ureters and urethras are illustrated, and the differences between male and female are compared through side-by-side graphics. Heavy cover stock with protective varnish for durability.
>> More info on Amazon

The Ciba Collection of Medical Illustrations. Volume 6: Kidneys, Ureters, and Urinary Bladder


by: Frank H. Netter

>> More info on Amazon

>> Go to all Ureter books


Ureter pictures on the web

>> Show

Ureter videos

The Anatomy of the Ureter


Note: The total length of the Ureter is roughly 10-12 inches. Almost 5 inches of it is present in the abdomen and the remaining 5 inches lies in the pelvic cavity.
 

KIDNEY STONES REMOVAL, URETERIC STONE REMOVAL, BLADDER STONE REMOVAL


KIDNEY STONE THAT SLIP INTO URETER IS THE MAIN CAUSE FOR STONE IN URETER (SECONDARY STONE) ALSO KNOWN AS URETEROLITHIASIS.
 

CALCULO DE URETER


POR: HERNANDO CORAL ROSERO M.H.
 

Ureteral Obstruction - Retrograde insertion of Resonance stent


 

Ureteroscopy - Breaking up a kidney stone in the lower ureter


This brief film shows the opening of the ureter with a guidewire in place. The scope is then advanced into the ureter where a stone is immediately seen. Holmium ...