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Abnormal ureter morphology

MedGen UID:
1685655
Concept ID:
C5139102
Anatomical Abnormality
HPO: HP:0025633

Definition

A structural abnormality of the ureter. The ureter is the duct by which urine passes from the kidney to the bladder. [from HPO]

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Deeg KH
Ultraschall Med 2022 Aug;43(4):332-353. Epub 2022 Apr 29 doi: 10.1055/a-1749-5136. PMID: 35488089
Hensle TW, Reiley EA, Ritch C, Murphy A
J Pediatr Urol 2010 Feb;6(1):15-22. Epub 2009 Jul 21 doi: 10.1016/j.jpurol.2009.05.015. PMID: 19625219
Zhang XD, Hou SK, Zhu JH, Wang XF, Meng GD, Qu XK
Eur Urol 1990;18(3):207-10. doi: 10.1159/000463911. PMID: 2261934

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Shashi KK, Lee T, Kurugol S, Garg H, Ghelani SJ, Nelson CP, Chow JS
Pediatr Radiol 2022 Jul;52(8):1492-1499. Epub 2022 Apr 7 doi: 10.1007/s00247-022-05349-z. PMID: 35386015
Jan H, Ghai V
J Minim Invasive Gynecol 2019 Mar-Apr;26(3):401. Epub 2018 Jun 13 doi: 10.1016/j.jmig.2018.05.023. PMID: 29908340
Jackson L, Woodward M, Coward RJ
Pediatr Nephrol 2018 Apr;33(4):553-571. Epub 2017 Mar 13 doi: 10.1007/s00467-017-3629-0. PMID: 28286898Free PMC Article
Winyard P, Chitty LS
Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 2008 Jun;13(3):142-51. Epub 2007 Dec 11 doi: 10.1016/j.siny.2007.10.009. PMID: 18065301
Bernardo N, Smith AD
Arch Esp Urol 1999 Jun;52(5):541-8. PMID: 10427896

Diagnosis

Deeg KH
Ultraschall Med 2022 Aug;43(4):332-353. Epub 2022 Apr 29 doi: 10.1055/a-1749-5136. PMID: 35488089
Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Ghaffari N
Am J Obstet Gynecol 2021 Nov;225(5):B14-B15. Epub 2021 Sep 8 doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2021.06.041. PMID: 34507796
Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM), Hopkins LM
Am J Obstet Gynecol 2021 Nov;225(5):B12-B13. Epub 2021 Sep 8 doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2021.06.040. PMID: 34507788
Santos XM, Dietrich JE
J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 2016 Feb;29(1):7-10. Epub 2014 Sep 28 doi: 10.1016/j.jpag.2014.09.008. PMID: 26165909
Winyard P, Chitty LS
Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 2008 Jun;13(3):142-51. Epub 2007 Dec 11 doi: 10.1016/j.siny.2007.10.009. PMID: 18065301

Therapy

Villanueva CA
J Pediatr Urol 2019 Aug;15(4):390.e1-390.e4. Epub 2019 May 9 doi: 10.1016/j.jpurol.2019.05.003. PMID: 31151858
Jan H, Ghai V
J Minim Invasive Gynecol 2019 Mar-Apr;26(3):401. Epub 2018 Jun 13 doi: 10.1016/j.jmig.2018.05.023. PMID: 29908340
Nagler EV, Williams G, Hodson EM, Craig JC
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2011 Jun 15;(6):CD001532. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD001532.pub4. PMID: 21678334
Shaw RE
Br J Surg 1973 May;60(5):337-42. doi: 10.1002/bjs.1800600502. PMID: 4706476
Hadfield GJ
Ann R Coll Surg Engl 1972 Jan;50(1):45-53. PMID: 5062021Free PMC Article

Prognosis

Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Ghaffari N
Am J Obstet Gynecol 2021 Nov;225(5):B14-B15. Epub 2021 Sep 8 doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2021.06.041. PMID: 34507796
Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM), Hopkins LM
Am J Obstet Gynecol 2021 Nov;225(5):B12-B13. Epub 2021 Sep 8 doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2021.06.040. PMID: 34507788
Piessens S, Edwards A
J Minim Invasive Gynecol 2020 Feb;27(2):265-266. Epub 2019 Sep 4 doi: 10.1016/j.jmig.2019.08.027. PMID: 31493569
Jan H, Ghai V
J Minim Invasive Gynecol 2019 Mar-Apr;26(3):401. Epub 2018 Jun 13 doi: 10.1016/j.jmig.2018.05.023. PMID: 29908340
Winyard P, Chitty LS
Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 2008 Jun;13(3):142-51. Epub 2007 Dec 11 doi: 10.1016/j.siny.2007.10.009. PMID: 18065301

Clinical prediction guides

Woolf AS
Pediatr Nephrol 2022 Nov;37(11):2785-2791. Epub 2022 May 16 doi: 10.1007/s00467-022-05576-4. PMID: 35575937Free PMC Article
Piessens S, Edwards A
J Minim Invasive Gynecol 2020 Feb;27(2):265-266. Epub 2019 Sep 4 doi: 10.1016/j.jmig.2019.08.027. PMID: 31493569
Uetani N, Bouchard M
Clin Genet 2009 Apr;75(4):307-17. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-0004.2009.01175.x. PMID: 19419410
Winyard P, Chitty LS
Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 2008 Jun;13(3):142-51. Epub 2007 Dec 11 doi: 10.1016/j.siny.2007.10.009. PMID: 18065301
Woodard JR, Rushton HG
Pediatr Clin North Am 1987 Oct;34(5):1349-64. doi: 10.1016/s0031-3955(16)36335-0. PMID: 3309852

Recent systematic reviews

Alsaikhan B, Abugamza F, Almuhanna A, Bakarmom M, Alhussaini S, Hajek D
Curr Urol Rep 2023 Dec;24(12):591-600. Epub 2023 Nov 9 doi: 10.1007/s11934-023-01190-5. PMID: 37943428
Williams G, Hodson EM, Craig JC
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2019 Feb 20;2(2):CD001532. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD001532.pub5. PMID: 30784039Free PMC Article
Nagler EV, Williams G, Hodson EM, Craig JC
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2011 Jun 15;(6):CD001532. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD001532.pub4. PMID: 21678334
Hodson EM, Wheeler DM, Vimalchandra D, Smith GH, Craig JC
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2007 Jul 18;(3):CD001532. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD001532.pub3. PMID: 17636679
Wheeler DM, Vimalachandra D, Hodson EM, Roy LP, Smith GH, Craig JC
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2004;(3):CD001532. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD001532.pub2. PMID: 15266449

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