Case Report

A Case Report of a Rare Huge Ureteral Fibroepithelial Polyp: Challenges and Clinical Management


Ureteral fibroepithelial polyps (UFPs) are rare abnormality that may cause ureteral obstruction. Herein, we report a 35- year- old woman with flank pain, dysuria, frequency and transient total gross hematuria. A mass in the right ureter was reported on imaging and in endoscopic evaluation, small polypoid mass protruding from the right ureteral orifice in the bladder, and a huge ureteral mass originating from proximal ureter was observed. A right subcostal flank incision was done, a huge polypoid mass with a segment of ureteral was excised, and end-to-end anastomosis of the ureter was done. Histopathological examination showed a UFP without malignancy.

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IssueVol 7 No 2 (2022): March-April QRcode
SectionCase Report(s)
Ureteral polyps Ureter Fibro-epithelial polyps Open surgery

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Akhavan Rezayat A, Yarahmadi A, Aghaee A, Zeynali F, Soltani S. A Case Report of a Rare Huge Ureteral Fibroepithelial Polyp: Challenges and Clinical Management. CRCP. 2022;7(2):75-78.