"Ureteral Calculi" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Stones in the URETER that are formed in the KIDNEY. They are rarely more than 5 mm in diameter for larger renal stones cannot enter ureters. They are often lodged at the ureteral narrowing and can cause excruciating renal colic.
- Ureteral Calculi
- Calculi, Ureteral
- Calculus, Ureteral
- Ureteral Calculus
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Ureteral Calculi" by people in Profiles.
Jepperson MA, Thiel DD, Cernigliaro JG, Broderick GA, Haley WE. Case series demonstrating the clinical utility of dual energy computed tomography in patients requiring stents for urinary calculi. Can J Urol. 2014 Feb; 21(1):7166-70.
Ackerman SJ, Irshad A, Anis M. Ultrasound for pelvic pain II: nongynecologic causes. Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am. 2011 Mar; 38(1):69-83, viii.
Curry NS, Ham FC, Schabel SI. Suprapelvic phleboliths: prevalence, distribution and clinical associations. Clin Radiol. 1983 Nov; 34(6):701-5.