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Development of the Ureter

  • Emil A. Tanagho

Abstract

The human nephric system goes through three successive developmental phases. It reaches its third and final phase in the newborn.

Keywords

Ureteral Orifice Urogenital Sinus Bladder Base Ectopic Ureter High Orifice 
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