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Case of the month: February 2017
A 42-year-old male with right ureteric stricture
4-year history of recurrent right ureteric calculi, status post ureteroscopic lithotripsy (USRL) twice
Cystoscopy: Stenosis of right ureteric orifice, which was unable to pass guide wire
Treatment: Ureteric reimplantation with lysis of adhesion was performed; ureteric wall was sent to pathology
Gross findings: Thickened ureteric wall lined by smooth and flat mucosa