Ureter fissus

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino

Presentation

Recurrent microhaematuria and right sided colicky pain.

Patient Data

Age: 80
Gender: Male
CT

Ureter fissus

Case Discussion

Ureter fissus is an anomaly of the ureter with two ureters sharing a single confluence into the bladder.

In contrast, ureter duplex/duplex collecting system is also an anomaly of the ureter with two ureters, but with two seperate ostia into the bladder.

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Case information

rID: 18546
Case created: 11th Jul 2012
Last edited: 7th Oct 2015
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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