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Megacystis megaureter syndrome

Dr Jeremy Jones and Radswiki et al.

Megacystis megaureter syndrome describes the radiologic appearance of a large capacity thin-walled bladder and massive primary vesicoureteral reflux.


The pathophysiology of these massively dilated ureters and the large capacity bladder is the constant recycling of large volumes of refluxed urine.

Article information

rID: 14649
System: Urogenital
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Megaureter megacystis

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