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Cannot Find the Ureter

  • Scott R. Steele
  • Andrew T. Schlussel
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Abstract

Ureteral injuries can have devastating consequences for the patient. Unfortunately, patient- and disease-related factors can create conditions difficult for proper identification. Here we review some methods to help identify the ureter.

Keywords

Ureter Medial Lateral Stents Retroperitoneum 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Scott R. Steele
    • 1
    • 2
  • Andrew T. Schlussel
    • 3
  1. 1.Case Western Reserve University School of MedicineClevelandUSA
  2. 2.Department of Colorectal SurgeryCleveland ClinicClevelandUSA
  3. 3.Madigan Army Medical Center, Department of SurgeryTacomaUSA

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