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 (US)
Pages (from-to)426-429
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Urology
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1992


  • peritoneoscopy
  • retroperitoneal fibrosis
  • ureteral obstruction

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urology

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