- Surgery to remove a kidney and its ureter. Also called ureteronephrectomy.
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nephroureterectomy — Surgical removal of a kidney and its ureter. SYN: ureteronephrectomy. [nephro + ureter + G. ektome, excision] * * * n. the surgical removal of a kidney together with its ureter. This operation is performed for cancer of the kidney pelvis or… … Medical dictionary
nephroureterectomy — ureteronephrectomy; n. the surgical removal of a kidney together with its ureter. This operation is performed for cancer of the kidney pelvis or ureter. It is also undertaken when the kidney has been destroyed by vesicoureteric reflux, to prevent … The new mediacal dictionary
Нефроуретерэктомия (Nephroureterectomy), Уретеронефрэктомия (Ureteronephrectomy) — хирургическая операция, заключающаяся в удалении почки вместе с мочеточником. Обычно выполняется при раке почечной лоханки или мочеточника. Эта операция также производится при разрушении почки в результате везико уретрального рефлюкса для… … Медицинские термины
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ureteronephrectomy — SYN: nephroureterectomy. [uretero + G. nephros, kidney, + ektome, excision] * * * ure·tero·ne·phrec·to·my yu̇ .rēt ə rō ni frek tə mē n, pl mies surgical excision of a kidney with its ureter * * * n. see nephrouretere … Medical dictionary
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ureterectomy — Excision of a segment or all of a ureter. [ureter + G. ektome, excision] * * * ure·ter·ec·to·my .yu̇r ət ər ek tə mē, yu̇ .rēt ər n, pl mies surgical excision of all or part of a ureter * * * n. surgical removal of a ureter. This usually includes … Medical dictionary
ureterectomy — n. surgical removal of a ureter. This usually includes removal of the associated kidney as well (see nephroureterectomy). If previous nephrectomy has been performed to remove a kidney that has been destroyed by vesicoureteric reflux or because of … The new mediacal dictionary