Pediatric Surgery International

, Volume 12, Issue 8, pp 603–604 | Cite as

Ureteral fibroepithelial polyps in children

  • İ Karaca
  • A. Şencan
  • E. Mir
  • A. Sayan
  • R. Ortaç
Case Report

Abstract

Fibroepithelial polyps of the ureter presenting as pelviureteric junction (PUJ) obstruction in two boys are reported. These neoplasms are uncommon, especially in children. Surgical excision of the PUJ with the polyp and dismembered pyeloplasty was performed in each case. Postoperative recoveries were uneventful.

Key words

Ureteric fibroepithelial polyp Pelviureteric junction obstruction 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • İ Karaca
    • 1
  • A. Şencan
    • 1
  • E. Mir
    • 1
  • A. Sayan
    • 1
  • R. Ortaç
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pediatric SurgeryIzmir Children's HospitalIzmirTurkey

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