Manejo quirúrgico de la endometriosis vésico-ureteral y sus complicaciones

Translated title of the contribution: Surgical management of vesicoureteral endometriosis and its complications

Alicia Martínez-Varea, José María Vila-Vives, Marta Molina-Planta, José Daniel López-Acón, José Luis Ruiz-Cerdá, Vicente Payá-Amate, Antonio Pellicer-Martínez

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Deep endometriosis rarely entails ureteral involvement. It may be responsible of asymptomatic loss of renal function. A 35-year-old woman, gravida 1, para 1, was managed for peritoneal fibrosis due to deep infiltrating endometriosis. The nonspecific symptoms let a delayed diagnosis and a subsequent hydronephrosis. It must be excluded the existence of deep endometriosis in women of childbearing age with hydronephrosis of unknown etiology.

Translated title of the contributionSurgical management of vesicoureteral endometriosis and its complications
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)397-400
Number of pages4
JournalRevista Chilena de Obstetricia y Ginecologia
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2012


  • Deep endometriosis
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Ureteral reimplantation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology


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