As of the latest update, Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge have made a breaking change to how file uploads are handled. Once your system installs this update, you will not be able to upload new images. Please use another browser until we can get it fixed.

Fishhook ureter

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
CT

Prostatic hypertrophy results in elevation of the bladder floor and distortion of the distal ureter, giving it a fishhook appearance. 

Original photo of inset fishing hook taken by Mike Cline (available through Wikipedia.org) 

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 2612
Published: 7th May 2008
Last edited: 10th Apr 2020
System: Urogenital
Tag: ureter
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.