Anuria resulting from extrinsic ureteral compression.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Two recent patients presenting with anuria due to abdominal aortic aneurysm and metastatic retroperitoneal tumor and illustrating this dramatic aspect of obstructive uropathy, provide the basis for this paper. Other reported causes of ureteral compression resulting in anuria are mentioned; these include billharzial strictures, iatrogenic ligatures, idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis, primary retroperitoneal tumors, and perirenal lymphocele.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Dalton, DL; Anderson, EE; Paulson, DF

Published Date

  • June 1, 1975

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 68 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 711 - 716

PubMed ID

  • 1135646

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0038-4348

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00007611-197506000-00012


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States