Congenital mid ureteric valve: A case report with review of literature

Syamantak Basu, Apoorva Makan, Akriti Tulsian, Suraj Gandhi, Neha Sisodiya Shenoy, Hemanshi Shah


Ureteral anomalies are difficult to diagnose on routine investigations in the background of a megaureter. Ureteric valves are a rare cause of congenital obstructive uropathy. Mid ureteric valves are rarer than proximal or distal ureteric valves, and most patients are misdiagnosed preoperatively. Therefore, intraoperative identification is critical. We present a case of mid ureteric valve which presented as unilateral hydroureteronephrosis.


Mid ureteric valve, ureteric valve, hydroureteronephrosis, child

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