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Hydronephrosis

Hydronephrosis: Introduction

Hydronephrosis: Swollen kidneys from retained urine. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Hydronephrosis is available below.

Symptoms of Hydronephrosis

Treatments for Hydronephrosis

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Hydronephrosis?

Hydronephrosis: Related Patient Stories

Curable Types of Hydronephrosis

Possibly curable types of Hydronephrosis include:

  • Hydronephrosis associated with bladder diverticula
  • Hydronephrosis associated with retrocaval ureter
  • Hydronephrosis associated with retroperitoneal fibrosis
  • Hydronephrosis associated with ovarian vein syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis associated with iatrogenic ureteral ligation
  • more types...»

Rare Types of Hydronephrosis:

Rare types of Hydronephrosis include:

  • Hydronephrosis associated with bladder diverticula
  • Hydronephrosis associated with retrocaval ureter
  • Hydronephrosis associated with retroperitoneal fibrosis
  • Hydronephrosis associated with ovarian vein syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis associated with iatrogenic ureteral ligation
  • more types...»

Diagnostic Tests for Hydronephrosis

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Hydronephrosis: Complications

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Causes of Hydronephrosis

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Disease Topics Related To Hydronephrosis

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Hydronephrosis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Hydronephrosis

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Hydronephrosis: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Hydronephrosis

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Latest Treatments for Hydronephrosis

Research about Hydronephrosis

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Clinical Trials for Hydronephrosis

The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

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Hydronephrosis: Broader Related Topics

Hydronephrosis Message Boards

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Definitions of Hydronephrosis:

A distention of the pelvis and calices of the kidney with urine, as a result of obstruction of the ureter, with accompanying atrophy of the parenchyma of the organ. (Dorland, 27th ed) - (Source - Diseases Database)

Accumulation of urine in the kidney because of an obstruction in the ureter - (Source - WordNet 2.1)

 

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