Resection of Blind Ending Bifid Ureter in a Patient with Grade V Vesicoureteric Reflux

Sonmez K., Turkyilmaz Z., Karabulut R., Basaklar A. C.

ACTA CHIRURGICA BELGICA, vol.110, no.1, pp.109-111, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 110 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/00015458.2010.11680581
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.109-111
  • Keywords: Bifid ureter, children
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


Blind-ending bifid ureter is an extremely rare congenital anomaly. The authors report on a 13-year-old boy who presented with a previous diagnosis of right duplicated ureter and who had Undergone a bilateral ureteroneocystostomy for vesicoureteral reflux in another clinic. The revision showed right blind-ending bifid ureter. The embryology, clinic and treatment of this anomaly is discussed.