Definitions

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to the ureter

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to a ureter.

Etymologies

ureter +‎ -ic (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Gonzalez F, Canning DA, Hyun G, Casale P: Lower pole pelvi-ureteric junction obstruction in duplicated collecting systems.

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  • Right ureteric colic always causes severe abdominal pain.

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  • So, right ureteric colic is the constriction of the ureter on the right side of the body.

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  • The most common cause of right ureteric colic is the presence of ureteral calculi or kidney stones.

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  • Right ureteric colic refers to a medical issue that causes severe abdominal pain.

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  • Right ureteric colic is a medical condition related to the ureter found inside the human body.

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  • Vesico-ureteric reflux is the most common congenital anomaly of the urinary tract, characterized by a defective uretero-vesical junction with retrograde urine flow from the bladder toward the kidneys.

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  • The C3H/HeJ mouse is a model of vesico-ureteric reflux without renal malformation, and further characterization of this model will allow for the identification of a pathway important for urinary tract development, a finding that will serve as a model for the human disorder.

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  • Because there is strong evidence for a genetic basis for some cases of vesico-ureteric reflux, we screened 11 inbred mouse strains for reflux and kidney size and identified one strain, C3H

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  • /HeJ, that has a 100 percent incidence of vesico-ureteric reflux with otherwise normal kidneys at birth.

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