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Descriptor English:   Ureter 
Descriptor Spanish:   Uréter 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Ureter 
Synonyms English:   Ureters  
Tree Number:   A05.810.776
Definition English:   One of a pair of thick-walled tubes that transports urine from the KIDNEY PELVIS to the URINARY BLADDER. 
Indexing Annotation English:   do not confuse with URETHRA, espec in Romance lang: uretère (French), uréter (Span), uretere (Ital) = URETER, while urètre (French), uretra (Span), uretra (Ital) = URETHRA; /surg: consider URETEROSTOMY & URINARY DIVERSION (TN 189: probably do not index under URETER); ureteral catheterization: coord NIM with URINARY CATHETERIZATION (IM)
See Related English:   Retrocaval Ureter
Urinary Diversion
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AB abnormalities AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply CH chemistry
CY cytology DG diagnostic imaging
DE drug effects EM embryology
EN enzymology GD growth & development
IM immunology IN injuries
IR innervation ME metabolism
MI microbiology PS parasitology
PA pathology PH physiology
PP physiopathology RE radiation effects
SU surgery TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure VI virology
Record Number:   14912 
Unique Identifier:   D014513 

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