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  • Impact Factor: 1.995**
  • H-Index: 8
  • ISSN: 2474-1647
  • DOI: 10.25107/2474-1647
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Major Scope

  •  Endocrine Surgery
  •  General Surgery
  •  Obstetrics Surgery
  •  Urology
  •  Thoracic Surgery
  •  Vascular Surgery
  •  Plastic Surgery
  •  Minimally Invasive Surgery


Citation: Clin Surg. 2022;7(1):3512.Case Report | Open Access

Case of Acute Renal Failure from Bilateral Ureteral Obstruction due to Endometriosis

Anastasia Vatopoulou1, Angelos Daniilidis1, Panagiotis Papandreou1*, A Fotas2, Alexios Papanikolaou1 and Konstantinos Dinas1

12nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hippokration Hospital, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
2Department of Urology, Hippokration Hospital, Greece

*Correspondance to: Panagiotis Papandreou 

 PDF  Full Text DOI: 10.25107/2474-1647.3512


Even though endometriosis is a common condition among women, ureteral endometriosis is a rare entity. Often with a silent presentation, ureteral endometriosis may lead to a systemic condition, which if left untreated may ultimately lead to irreversible kidney failure. We present a case of a 42-year-old patient who presented with hypertension due to acute renal failure caused by ureteral endometriosis. The patient underwent surgical treatment by a multidisciplinary team of gynecologists and urologists to restore normal kidney function.


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Vatopoulou A, Daniilidis A, Papandreou P, Fotas A, Papanikolaou A, Dinas K. Α Case of Acute Renal Failure from Bilateral Ureteral Obstruction due to Endometriosis. Clin Surg. 2022; 7: 3512.

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