PUC is common in the urinary tract. It
may occur in the urinary bladder and the collecting system of the upper urinary
tract, such as the renal pelvis and ureter. However, PUC of ureteral stump
after a nephrectomy is rare, and it’s even rarer in patients undergoing a
radical nephrectomy for RCC. We describe a female patient with painless gross
hematuria that was secondary to PUC of ureteral stump after a radical
nephrectomy for RCC diagnosed 6 years ago. We discuss the etiology, diagnosis
and treatment for PUC of ureteral stump following radical nephrectomy for RCC.
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