Ureteric stent

What is Ureteric stent?

Ureteric stent is a 10-12 cm long tube inserted into the ureter for draining the urine from the kidney to prevent obstruction of the flow.

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my son is having a uteroscopy for a mass in the ureter. Kidney stones have been ruled out ( he did have blood in the urine and pain in his Right...

doctor1 MD

Hi, dear
I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern.
If he has mass in ureter with bleeding and no any stones then there is...

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I had a kidney stone removed on Friday and now have a double J stent placed inside me until Wednesday, 8/10. I am unsure if I am able to have sex...

doctor1 MD


Thanks for the query.

Your question is simple and the answer is also simple- YES.

The stent is put to prevent the complication of torsion...

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My daughter is 25 years old,she is 5.9 and 160ph.She had a pain in the right low abdomen and she had and CTof the abdomen.The impression is:Right...

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Thanks for posting your query.

I would help you in interpreting the report:
The size of Kidney is fine and there is mild right pelviectasis,...

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