Ureter

What is Ureter?

Ureter is tube, made of mussel fibers, which proper urine from kidney to urine bladder.

Questions and answers on "Ureter"

What is incomplete right pelviureteric junction obstruction due to stricture with grade II dilation of right pelvicalyceal system?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
It's a block between kidney and bladder.

Detailed Answer:
Hello XXXXXXX and welcome to HCM.
As an Urologist, I can understand your concern.
Urine flows from kidney to bladder, through a tube called ureter. A block in the ureter,at the junction,from kidney to upper part of...

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I have 50-60 rbcs/hpf . Sp.gr. Is 1.03
Ph is 5. Why so much rbcs

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Ultrasound kidney, ureter and bladder is required.

Detailed Answer:
Hi, dear
I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern.

You have RBC in urine.
Common cause are urinary tract infection, stone or mass in kidney ureter and bladder.

You should go for ultrasound...

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Hi! a pharmacist told me Triatec30 will cause the stone in ur ureter to discindegrate..?
after thithespsy..

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Triatec only controls pain.

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

As I am aware of triatec 30 contains acetaminophen and codeine phosphate. Both these are excellent pain reducing agent. However they have no role in ureter stone disintegration.

Lithotripsy uses shock waves (sound waves) to...

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I have been diagnosed with a stone in ureter. the details are in attached report. Can you please help in advice if it canbe removed naturally or i need to go for a treatment ? Thanks in advance

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
There is no report attaached to your query

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for query .

Based on the fact that you have posted you have been detected to have stone in ureter.

However there is no report attached to your query .I shall be happy if you can post me more details and...

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I have a stone of 10.8*7.5 mm (HU 1114) noted in right upper ureter at the level of l4 vertebral body. I wanted to know the solution and cost in XXXXXXX Also how should I prepare for it and any side effects of solution.

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
You need to get investigated further .

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for your query .

Based on the facts that ou have posted it appears that you have a stone in the Rt Upper Ureter .

You need to consult qualified Urologist for following further investigations
1) Intravenous...

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My husband has an obstruction in the lower part of the ureter and into the bladder. He was hospitalized and found the kidney was quite enlarged due to that obstruction. A tube was put into the kidney with a line and tube running down the side and into a bag. Today I found the urine cloudy and some mucous coming out out of the bag when I emptied the bag into the canister. Why?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
It is natural to have mucus and cloudy urine after stenting

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for query .

Based on the facts that your husband has impacted stone in lower ureter causing back pressure changes in kidney (Hydronephrosis)and Urologist has put a stent in his kidney and per...

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Have pain on right side,above waist. Could that be my Kidney?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Usual causes for pain on right side above waist are below

Detailed Answer:
Hi Sir,
Thanks for writing in to us.

On the right side of abdomen, there is the liver and gall bladder in the upper abdomen and below which there is the right kidney. The right ureter connects the kidney to...

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Hello doctor....I am currently pregnant with my 2nd child and about 15 weeks along.. i have kidney stones and i can feel a stone stuck in my ureter...ive had this pain before while passing stones...this time the pain has been around for 5 days...its a stabbing pain in the lower abdomen and a dull ache but bearable...i drink 4 litres of water everyday...is there a natural way to pass the stone from the ureter?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Chances are less

Detailed Answer:
Hi dear,
I have gone through your question and understand the concerns.
Spontaneous passage of stones from the ureter depends upon the size of the bladder stone, and the normal anatomy and structure of ureter and bladder.
In pregnancy, there is...

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Hello Doc,

My relative had complain of stones in her kidney. She was being operated for the same a month back.After operation the doctor had inserted a stent also.

After few days of operation she had complain of pain in stomach.The pain in stomach is still continues since 15-20 days.
plz go through the attached reports and suggest.

Regards,
xxxxx

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Could be due to UTI.

Detailed Answer:
hello
Thanks for query .

Your relative who was detected to have impacted stone in Rt upper ureter has undergone endoscopic surgery 2 months back and a D.J stent was placed in Rt renal unit after successful fragmentation of stone by laser energy...

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what does dilation of the left mid ureter mean?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
There is a likely stone in the mid left ureter causing obstacle to passage of urine.

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Thanks for writing in to us.

The ureter is a tube which connects the kidney to the urinary bladder. The urine generated in the kidney is transported to the urinary bladder...

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Recent questions on  Ureter

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my mother has under went hystrectomy on 12/02/2014 and now she has a problem ,she has no control on passing urine, scan report says Left Kidney -PCS and upper ureter appears mildly dilated,Ovaries:Multi cystic left ovary measures 5.6x4.9cms, Impression 1.MILD LEFT HYDRO URETERO NEPHROSIS 2.MULTI CYSTIC LEFT OVARY

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hi i m 24 year old i have 9.8 m stone in ureter i m consuming medicine from last 3 days medcine:- neeri and uritin every day The problem i am facing is, when i am mastrubating i can feel the sperm will come out after a certain time but it is not coming out. this is hapening from yesterday. But 2 days back when i mastrubated everything was normal like before. why am i having this problem? Is it a serious issue? or it is just because of the medicines?

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my husband was diagnosed with a 2mm stone in the mid left ureter approx 10 days ago. Was prescribed Flomax, Cipro and Percocet. He has had minimal problems since but has not passed stone that we can tell (has strained urine but not religiously). This morning, he is having more flank pain and feels the need to urinate but has only be able to minimally. He has taken a Percocet with minimal relief. Is it time for another trip to the emergency room? He is getting increasingly uncomfortable and has not urinated a significant amount for 8+hours.

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i just received a kidney transplant about 2 weeks ago. i recently noticed my urine was a dark brown color and had a very strong odor. i had a stent placed in my ureter so could this be the reason? also, i have not been able to sleep at night, taking sleeping pills dosnt even work. im afraid of rejection. please help!

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I HAVE BEEN HAVING SEVERE CRAMPS/SHARP PAINS IN MY PELVIS FOR THE LAST 2 DAYS. IT IS SPORADIC BUT VERY UNCOMFORTABLE WHEN IT OCCURS. I CANT PINPOINT ANYTHING THAT I HAVE EATEN OR DONE THAT WOULD CONTRIBUTE TO THE ISSUE. I HAVE ALSO EXPERIENCED A...

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My 17 year old daughter has sharp pain on her left side of her abdomen and has thrown up twice. She doesn't have a fever , I'm just curious what this could be; the pain woke her up

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I had a procedure done yesterday to remove an 8mm kidney stone from my ureter . The urologist went in, broke it up and placed a stent in. The stent is to remain until Monday. My doctor s office is closed now and I m experiencing a lot of lower...

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