Hysterosalpingographic diagnosis of a single cervical ectopic ureter

Fisk, N.M. and Bayliss, A. (1988) Hysterosalpingographic diagnosis of a single cervical ectopic ureter. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 71 6: 1041-1043.

Author Fisk, N.M.
Bayliss, A.
Title Hysterosalpingographic diagnosis of a single cervical ectopic ureter
Journal name Obstetrics and Gynecology   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 0029-7844
1873-233X
Publication date 1988-06-01
Year available 1988
Sub-type Article (original research)
Open Access Status Not Open Access
Volume 71
Issue 6
Start page 1041
End page 1043
Total pages 3
Place of publication Philadelphia, PA, United States
Publisher Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Language eng
Abstract Single ectopic ureters terminating in the female genital tract are rare congenital anomalies caused by an abnormally lateral origin of the ureteric bud from the mesonephric duct in the three- to four-week embryo. The ureter remains intimately involved with mesonephric duct remnants, which acquire a communication with mullerian structures. Hysterosalpingography in a continent infertile patient outlined a single cervical ureter from a hypoplastic kidney draining into Gartner's duct remnants. No previous case of single cervical ectopic ureter has been reported without a mullerian anomaly, nor has a single cervical ureter been demonstrated on hysterosalpingography.
Keyword Obstetrics & Gynecology
Obstetrics & Gynecology
OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Non-UQ

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Article (original research)
Collection: Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences -- Publications
 
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