Laparoscopic ureterolysis

L. R. Kavoussi, R. V. Clayman, L. M. Brunt, N. J. Soper

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We report a case of an obstructed right kidney due to retroperitoneal fibrosis. Ureterolysis, biopsy of the retroperitoneal tissue and intraperitonealization of the ureter were accomplished laparoscopically.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)426-429
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Urology
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1992
Externally publishedYes


  • peritoneoscopy
  • retroperitoneal fibrosis
  • ureteral obstruction

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    Kavoussi, L. R., Clayman, R. V., Brunt, L. M., & Soper, N. J. (1992). Laparoscopic ureterolysis. Journal of Urology, 147(2), 426-429.