Ureter Kinked around the Superior Mesenteric Vein Causing Features of Pelviureteric Junction Obstruction: A Case Report

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Ramesh Bharti
Rajesh Chaudhary
Amar Verma
Rajesh Sharma
Amit Dogra
Saloni Sood

Abstract

Pelviureteric junction obstruction (PUJO) is the condition where flow of urine from the renal pelvis to the ureter is hindered due to various intrinsic or extrinsic causes. Lower pole renal vessels are mostly associated with this condition. Unlike our case, there have been reports of ureter being kinked around the Veins of Retzius but there has been no case report of ureter being kinked around the superior mesenteric vein directly causing features of PUJO.

Keywords:
PUJO, pyeloplasty, superior mesenteric vein, endopyelotomy, veins of retzius.

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Bharti, R., Chaudhary, R., Verma, A., Sharma, R., Dogra, A., & Sood, S. (2020). Ureter Kinked around the Superior Mesenteric Vein Causing Features of Pelviureteric Junction Obstruction: A Case Report. Asian Journal of Research in Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 8(3-4), 1-4. https://doi.org/10.9734/ajrimps/2019/v8i3-430137
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DOI:10.3909/riu0781