Intravenous pyelography in a series of cases after transplantation of the ureters

by G. Grey Turner

Publisher: John Wright in Bristol

Written in English
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  • Ureters -- Transplantation.

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Reprinted from The British Journal of Surgery, vol. 23, no.91, 1936.

Statementby G. Grey Turner and James H. Saint.
ContributionsSaint, James H.
The Physical Object
Paginationp.p.580-597 ;
Number of Pages597
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Intravenous pyelogram: n. Abbr. IVP 1. An x-ray of the renal pelvises and the urinary tract made with a radiopaque contrast medium that is injected intravenously and excreted by the kidneys. 2. The procedure by which such an x-ray is generated. intravenous pyelography n.   An intravenous pyelogram (IVP) is an x-ray of your urinary system. The urinary tract includes the kidneys, ureters, bladder, and the urethra. Ureters carry urine from your kidneys to your bladder. The urethra carries urine out of your bladder when you urinate. After the dye is injected, a series of X-rays are taken. The dye moves through your kidneys to your urinary tract and into your urine. It makes the kidneys and other parts of the urinary tract show up on the X-rays. Your provider can see how the dye flows through your kidneys. As the dye leaves the kidneys it enters the ureters. INTRODUCTION. The clinical definition of ureteral stricture is a narrowing of the ureter, which results in a functional hindrance or obstruction of urinary flow[].Depending on its site, ureteral stricture causes stretching of the collecting system, which consequently manifests as renal colic and potentially permanent renal damages [1,2].The rate of pelvic surgeries due to either benign or.

An intravenous pyelogram (also known as IVP, pyelography, intravenous urogram or IVU) is a radiological procedure used to visualise abnormalities of the urinary system, including the kidneys, ureters, and bladder. What is an intravenous pyelogram (IVP)? An IVP is an imaging test used to look at the kidneys and ureters. The ureters are the narrow tubes that carry urine from the kidneys to the bladder. During the test, the radiologist injects a contrast dye into one of your veins.   Intravenous pyelography is as follows: Most urologists are comfortable with the anatomical information obtained from an intravenous pyelography (IVP). Depending on the evaluating physician's pref. An antegrade pyelogram may be used to visualize the ureters when other procedures, such as intravenous pyelogram and retrograde pyelogram, have not provided enough definitive information. The antegrade pyelogram may be used to detect an obstruction of the urinary tract due to a stricture (narrowing), a kidney stone, a blood clot, or a tumor.

After allowing time for the dye to move to the kidneys, ureters and bladder, a series of additional X-rays are taken. These are then analyzed to look for problems in the renal and urinary systems. Is any special preparation needed? Patients are on a restricted diet for 24 hours before intravenous pyelogram.

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Intravenous Urography. IVU (also called IVP) is a series of plain film images taken over time (see Figure ). In addition to providing information about the structure of the urinary system, including the presence of stones or obstruction, this is a “functional study,” because it provides a view of renal excretion of injected contrast.

Also called intravenous pyelogram and IVP. An x-ray examination specifically designed to study the kidneys, bladder, and ureters (the tubes carrying urine from the kidneys to the bladder).

After an iodine-based contrast dye is injected into a vein, a series of images are taken at timed intervals. Intravenous pyelography (IVP) is a diagnostic test that uses X-rays and a contrast dye to image the kidneys, bladder, and ureters for kidney stones, bladder Intravenous pyelography in a series of cases after transplantation of the ureters book, UTI and related issues.

This dye, also known as contrast medium, is iodine-based and allows doctors to see parts of the body that do not otherwise show up on x-rays. Massive retroperitoneal haemorrhage after retrograde pyelogram in end-stage kidneys: A case report reporting individual cases or case series.

(more than 1 year after transplantation. Jeffrey Traubici, Ruth Lim, in Comprehensive Pediatric Nephrology, EXCRETORY UROGRAPHY. Excretory urography (intravenous pyelography) relies on the administration of intravenous contrast to enhance the urinary tract and thereby have it stand out against the remainder of the abdominal tissues.

– As other modalities have been applied to the study of urinary tract disorders, use of. Intravenous pyelogram (IVP) also referred as intravenous urography (IVU) or excretory urography (EU), is a x-ray exam that uses an injection of iodine-containing contrast material to evaluate your kidneys, ureters and urinary bladder and help diagnose blood in.

Grey Turner, James H. Saint, Intravenous pyelography in a series of cases after transplantation of the ureters, British Journal of Surgery, /bjs, 23, 91, (. An Intravenous Pyelogram (IVP) is an x-ray examination of the kidneys, ureters, and urinary bladder.

Most people are familiar with x-ray images, which produce a still picture of the body’s interior by passing small, highly controlled amounts of radiation through the body, and capturing the resulting shadows and reflections on film. Intravenous urography is a test that uses X-rays and a special dye to help assess your kidneys, ureters, bladder and urethra.

Note: the information below is a general guide arrangements, and the way tests are performed, may vary between different hospitals. Always follow the instructions given by your doctor or local hospital. Before the advent of helical CT, IVP, also known as intravenous urography (IVU), was the test of choice in diagnosing ureterolithiasis.

IVP is widely available and fairly inexpensive but less. intravenous pyelography: a radiographic technique for examining the structure and function of the urinary system.

A contrast medium is injected intravenously, and serial x-ray films are taken as the medium is cleared from the blood by the kidneys. The renal calyces, renal pelvis, ureters, and urinary bladder are all visible on the radiographs. An intravenous pyelogram (IVP) is a type of X-ray that looks at your kidneys and bladder and the ducts (ureters) that connect them.

Doctors don’t use it very often. Doctors don’t use it very. An intravenous pyelogram (IVP), also called an intravenous urogram (IVU), is a radiological procedure used to visualize abnormalities of the urinary system, including the kidneys, ureters, and a kidneys, ureters, and bladder x-ray (KUB), which is a plain (that is, noncontrast) radiograph, an IVP uses contrast to highlight the urinary tract.

Pyelography (or "pyelogram") refers to imaging of the urinary collecting system. The term is most often encountered in 'intravenous pyelography' (or "IVP").

For some, this is a misnomer and a test that images intravenous contrast as it travels through the kidney parenchyma into the urinary collecting system should only be called 'intravenous urography'. Intravenous pyelography refers to a series of X-rays taken of the kidneys, their collecting or drainage system (the ureters), and the bladder.

The ureters are the small tubelike structures that connect the kidneys to the bladder. An intravenous pyelogram (IVP) may be performed to detect a problem of the kidneys, ureters, and bladder.

Procedure. An injection of X-ray contrast medium is given to a patient via a needle or cannula into the vein, typically in the contrast is excreted or removed from the bloodstream via the kidneys, and the contrast media becomes visible on X-rays almost immediately after injection.X-rays are taken at specific time intervals to capture the contrast as it travels through the different.

Intravenous Pyelogram (IVP), Intravenous Urogram (IVU) is a special x-ray examination of the urinary system which consists of the kidneys, ureters and urinary bladder. A contrast agent is injected into the patient’s vein and a series of x-ray images are then recorded as the contrast agent is progressing through the urinary tract.

What is an intravenous pyelogram (IVP). An IVP is an imaging test used to look at the kidneys and ureters. The ureters are the narrow tubes that carry urine from the kidneys to the bladder. During the test, the radiologist injects a contrast dye into one of your veins.

He or she uses X-ray images to. An intravenous pyelogram (also known as IVP, pyelography, intravenous urogram or IVU) is a radiological procedure used to visualize abnormalities of the urinary system, including the kidneys, ureters, and bladder. To examine your ureters, kidneys and bladder your doctor will use intravenous pyelogram so he can see the shape and size of them and check if they are working well.

If you are experiencing signs and symptoms such as pain in your back or side or there is blood in your urine, he will suggest this exam. An intravenous pyelogram (IVP) is a type of x-ray that allows visualization of the kidneys and ureters after the injection of a contrast dye.

The dye helps enhance the image on an x-ray film. As the contrast dye moves into and through the kidneys, ureters, and bladder, x. An intravenous pyelogram (IVP) is an X-ray test that provides pictures of the kidneys, the bladder, the ureters, and the urethra (urinary tract).

An IVP can show the size, shape, and position of the urinary tract, and it can evaluate the collecting system inside the kidneys. During IVP, a. An intravenous pyelogram (IVP) is an x-ray that provides images of the urinary tract. It can help diagnose disorders of the kidney, bladder, and ureters, the tubes that carry urine out of.

Retrograde pyelography is rarely used as a first line study for evaluation of the urinary collecting system. Usually CTU or ultrasound is pursued first. Retrograde pyelography can be especially useful to evaluate renal transplant ureters since t.

Standard Intravenous Urography. Like any other imaging study, intravenous urography should ideally be tailored to answer a specific clinical question (, 4, 5).Our standard procedure for intravenous urography with optional images is outlined in the, Table (, 6–, 10). The preliminary kidney, ureter, bladder (KUB) radiograph is an indispensable part of the sequence.

Abbrev.: IVP –intravenous pyelography, noun Australian English dictionary. intravenous pyelogram — noun X ray picture of the kidneys and ureters after injection of a radiopaque dye • Syn: ↑IVP • Hypernyms: ↑pyelogram Useful english dictionary. intravenous pyelogram — IVP. A series of x rays of the kidneys, ureters, and.

An intravenous pyelogram (IVP) is an x-ray examination of the kidneys, ureters and urinary bladder that uses iodinated contrast material injected into veins. An x-ray (radiograph) is a noninvasive medical test that helps physicians diagnose and treat medical conditions.

Definition. An intravenous pyelogram (IVP) is a special x-ray exam of the kidneys, bladder, and ureters (the tubes that carry urine from the kidneys to the bladder).

Alternative Names. Excretory urography; IVP. How the Test is Performed. An IVP is done in a hospital radiology department or a health care provider's office. It's composed of a series of xrays taken after a radiopaque dye injected by IV.

These films reveal the outline of the client's kidneys, ureters, and bladder. Determine allergies to iodine or shellfish. Client is NPO for hours before the test. An intravenous pyelogram (IVP) is a special x-ray exam of the kidneys, bladder, and ureters (the tubes that carry urine from the kidneys to the bladder).

How the Test is Performed An IVP is done in a hospital radiology department or a health care provider's office. A series is presented of living renal donors who have been followed for periods of from eight months to eight years. Careful selection of donors is mandatory in order to avoid postoperative mortality or morbidity.

Intravenous pyelogram. the outlook after transplantation from a consanguineous donor is very significantly better than.