Hydronephrosis — literally "water inside the kidney" — refers to distension and
dilation of the renal pelvis and calyces, usually caused by obstruction of the free ...
Hydronephrosis is the swelling of a kidney due to a build-up of urine. It happens
when urine cannot drain out from the kidney to the bladder from a blockage or ...
Hydronephrosis (kidney swelling) occurs as the result of a disease. It is not a
disease itself. Conditions that are often associated with unilateral hydronephrosis
Learn more about Hydronephrosis symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments from
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The role of medical treatment of hydronephrosis and hydroureter in adults is
limited to pain control and treatment or prevention of infection. Most conditions ...
Read about hydronephrosis, a condition where one or both kidneys become
stretched and swollen as a result of a build-up of urine inside them.
Read about the main treatments for hydronephrosis, including how the condition
is monitored and whether surgery may be needed.
Mar 4, 2015 ... Hydronephrosis and hydroureter are common clinical conditions encountered not
only by urologists but also by emergency medicine ...
Hydronephrosis (Hi-dro-nef-roe-sis) is a condition where urine overfills, or backs
up, into the kidney, which causes the kidney to stretch (dilate), much like a ...
Hydronephrosis occurs when urine builds up in the kidneys and cannot drain out
to the bladder. The kidneys swell from the excess urine. The condition may ...