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the act or fact of coming together

a point or position at which two or more things are joined

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Congenital ureteropelvic junction obstruction is the most common cause of upper urinary tract obstruction in children.
The retrospective study was conducted in January 2013 at Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, and comprised records of patients who underwent surgical correction of ureteropelvic junction obstruction either through LP or OP between January 2008 and December 2012.
[History of ureteropelvic junction obstruction repair (pyeloplasty).
Giant hydronephrosis--a late diagnosis of ureteropelvic junction obstruction.
Ureteropelvic junction obstruction: Use of helical CT for preoperative assessment: comparison with intra-arterial angiography.
The most frequent abnormality was ureteropelvic junction obstruction [with 219 patients (28.6%)] followed by VUR [with 199 patients (26.4%)] (Table 1).
Inclusion criteria consisted of all inpatients aged 0-19 years and treated between 1992 and June 30, 2011, who had a principal ICD9 procedure code for correction of ureteropelvic junction (55.87) and principal ICD-9 diagnosis code for congenital obstruction of ureteropelvic junction (753.21).
It should also be pointed that very few data about the role of chemokines in CAKUT were provided by clinical studies and the majority of them evaluated ureteropelvic junction obstruction (UPJO) and vesicoureteral reflux (VUR).
Yuanfang, "Retroperitoneal laparoscopic dismembered Anderson-Hynes pyeloplasty in treatment of ureteropelvic junction obstruction (report of 150 cases)," Urology, vol.
The factors contributing to the formation of urinomas include a urine-producing kidney, rupture of the collecting system and an underlying urinary tract obstruction such as a ureteropelvic junction (UPJ) obstruction or a posterior urethral valve (PUV).
Among them there are found double ureters, obstruction of the ureteropelvic junction, noted more often in boys.
The purpose of this investigation was to assess the histopathologic diagnostic accuracy of specimens from the ureter, renal pelvis, and ureteropelvic junction obtained via endoscopic biopsy and to determine the specificity and sensitivity for ureteroscopic biopsy, based upon histopathologic findings.
It should be pointed that few data about the role of cytokines in CAKUT were provided by clinical studies and the majority of them evaluated ureteropelvic junction obstruction (UPJO) and vesicoureteral reflux (VUR).
Bilateral hydronephrosis in the fetus is usually caused by bladder outlet obstruction, although bilateral ureteropelvic junction obstruction is another possible etiology.
The ureteric calculi commonly become lodged at the ureteropelvic junction, the iliac vessels level, and the ureterovesical junction.