• Pierluigi Lelli ChiesaEmail author
  • Dacia Di Renzo
  • Giuseppe Lauriti


Ureterocele (UC) is a cystic dilatation of the terminal, intravesical portion of the ureter.



Authors would like to thank Dr. Anthony A. Caldamone – Professor in Surgery (Urology) and Pediatrics at Brown University, Providence RI, U.S. – for providing iconography (Figs. 43.2, 43.8, and 43.10).


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  • Pierluigi Lelli Chiesa
    • 1
    Email author
  • Dacia Di Renzo
    • 1
  • Giuseppe Lauriti
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pediatric Surgery, “Spirito Santo” Hospital, Pescara, and “G. d’Annunzio” UniversityChieti-PescaraItaly

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