What is ureterocele?

Also known as: fetal ureterocele.

The ureters connect the kidneys to the bladder and allow urine to pass through. When swelling occurs near the bottom of a ureter where it connects with the bladder, this is known as ureterocele.


Reviewed by: Andrew S Labbie, MD

This page was last updated on: 1/29/2019 3:21:13 PM

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