URETERONEOCYSTOSTOMY

An operation to implant the upper end of a transected ureter into the bladder. Also called ureteroneocystostomy.whereby a ureter is implanted into the bladder.

Ureteroneocystostomy (UNC) refers to reimplantation of the ureter into the bladder. In the adult population, ureteroneocystostomy is primarily used for disease or trauma involving the lower third portion of the ureter that results in obstruction or fistula. In children, ureteroneocystostomy it is commonly used for surgical treatment of vesicoureteral reflux (VUR).


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