Segmental cystic dilatation of the ureter in a Sudanese adult. A case report

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Mohammed Hashim Yousif
Osama Mohammed Elsanousi
Khalid Yousif khalid Abu Aagla


Objective: Segmental cystic dilatation of the ureter is extremely rare in adults. This article presents a case of segmental cystic dilatation of the left ureter with proximal dilated upper left ureter and ipsilateral atrophied kidney, while the distal ureter with normal calibration.

Case: Excision of the cyst with proximal ureter and kidney was done. Segmental cystic dilatation of the ureter should be considered in the differential diagnosis of intra-abdominal cystic mass. 


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Yousif, M. H. ., Elsanousi, O. M. ., & Abu Aagla, K. Y. khalid. (2022). Segmental cystic dilatation of the ureter in a Sudanese adult. A case report. Medical Science and Discovery, 9(3), 193–195.
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Received 2022-03-14
Accepted 2022-03-22
Published 2022-03-26


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