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Year : 2013  |  Volume : 29  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 294-302

Management of secondary pelviureteric junction obstruction


Department of Urology, Freeman Hospital, Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE7 7DN, United Kingdom

Correspondence Address:
Alistair Rogers
Department of Urology, Level 3, Freeman Hospital, Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE7 7DN
United Kingdom
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/0970-1591.120110

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Pelviureteric junction obstruction (PUJO) of the kidney can lead to a number of different clinical manifestations, which often require surgical intervention. Although the success of pyeloplasty and endopyelotomy are good, there are still a number of patients who fail primary treatment and develop secondary PUJO. These treatment failures can be a challenging cohort to manage. This article aims to provide a comprehensive overview on the surgical options available to the urologist for managing secondary PUJO as well as providing some guidance on assessing factors that will influence management decisions.


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