The present report describes a case of urostomy breakdown and failed urinary diversion with bilateral nephrostomy drainage treated with transrenal placement of a covered stent. Covered stents can be used successfully for the exclusion of ureterocutaneous fistulas and urostomies with the potential for ureteric occlusion.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology|
|State||Published - Apr 1 2006|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine