Gunshot wounds of the ureter: a review of 10 cases

R. Lankford, N. L. Block, V. A. Politano

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Ten cases of gunshot wounds of the ureter are presented. Advocated management includes preoperative radiographic evaluation, adequate debridement of the injury, watertight spatulated anastomosis, the use of ureteral splints, and the use of nephrostomy tubes in specific cases.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)848-852
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Trauma
Issue number10
StatePublished - Jan 1 1974

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine


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