Ureterocutaneous fistula and urostomy exclusion with use of a covered wallstent

Colin P. Cantwell, Frank Lynch

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Abstract

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 languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)733-735
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology
Volume17
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 1 2006

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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