Is there a difference in the number of interstitial cells, neurons, presence of fibrosis and inflammation in ureteropelvic junction tissues of patients with ureteropelvic junction obstruction with and without crossing vessels?


Dogan H. T. , Canda A. E. , Gok B. , OĞUZ U., Gumustas S., Atmaca A. F. , ...More

Turkish journal of urology, vol.45, no.4, pp.302-306, 2018 (Refereed Journals of Other Institutions) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/tud.2018.08784
  • Title of Journal : Turkish journal of urology
  • Page Numbers: pp.302-306

Abstract

Objective: We compared the number of interstitial cells (ICs), nerves, presence of fibrosis and inflammation at the level of full-thickness human ureteropelvic junction (UPJ) tissues obtained from normal subjects, and patients with UPJ obstruction with and without crossing vessels.