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Ureterolysis for retroperitoneal fibrosis (laparoscopic/open)


Ureterolysis is a method that clears the blockage caused by Retroperitoneal fibrosis in the ureter. The surgical treatment of Ureterolysis for the treatment of retroperitoneal fibrosis (RPF) can be attained by both laparoscopic and open (long incisions in the abdomen) approach. To prevent any future obstruction, the surgeons wrap your ureters in omentum that is the fatty envelope inside the abdomen or in a synthetic material.