Prolapsed ureterocele in an adult woman after endoscopic incision

Davide Campobasso, Andrea Lanzi, Gian Pozzoli, Antonio Frattini

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A 44-year-old woman underwent endoscopic incision of a right simple ureterocele with hydronephrosis discovered during gynecological assessment for stress urinary incontinence with Stage I cystocele. At the postoperative visits, she has reported a persistent flap of mucosa coming out from her urethra protruding in the vagina despite manual reduction. An endoscopic resection of the mucosa flap was programmed. After 24 months, she was asymptomatic with no history of renal colic or urinary tract infection. In patients with a history of pelvic organ prolapse, the resection of the ureterocele in the first instance may be the optimal choice.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)100-102
Number of pages3
JournalUrology Annals
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2018
Externally publishedYes


  • Endoscopic resection
  • prolapse
  • ureterocele
  • vulvar mass

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urology


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