Avoiding Urinary Tract Injuries

  • Herbert J. Buchsbaum
Part of the Clinical Perspectives in Obstetrics and Gynecology book series (CPOG)


The close anatomic and functional relationships of the female genital and urinary tracts have their origins in embryologic development. From the clinical perspective, pathologic processes in the genital tract can cause morphologic and physiologic alterations in the urinary tract; for example, large uterine myomas displace, and endometriosis and cervical carcinoma obstruct, the ureters.


Uterine Artery Vaginal Hysterectomy Ureteral Obstruction Ureteral Injury Bladder Injury 
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