Ureterocele vs Cecoureterocele - What's the difference?

ureterocele | cecoureterocele |


In medicine|lang=en terms the difference between ureterocele and cecoureterocele

is that ureterocele is (medicine) a congenital abnormality of the urinary bladder, in which the distal ureter balloons at its opening into the bladder, forming a pouch while cecoureterocele is (medicine) an ectopic ureterocele that extends into the urethra but opens into the bladder.

As nouns the difference between ureterocele and cecoureterocele

is that ureterocele is (medicine) a congenital abnormality of the urinary bladder, in which the distal ureter balloons at its opening into the bladder, forming a pouch while cecoureterocele is (medicine) an ectopic ureterocele that extends into the urethra but opens into the bladder.

ureterocele

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Noun

(en noun) (wikipedia ureterocele)
  • (medicine) A congenital abnormality of the urinary bladder, in which the distal ureter balloons at its opening into the bladder, forming a pouch.
  • cecoureterocele

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (medicine) An ectopic ureterocele that extends into the urethra but opens into the bladder.