Urachal cyst

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Urachal cyst

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The terms "Urachal cyst" returned 23 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Infected Urachal Cyst.
 

Author(s): Nicholas Potisek, James Weihe

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2016 12;375(26):2582.

 

Last Updated: 28 Dec 2016

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Infected urachal cyst.
 

Author(s): Akira Kuriyama

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2014 ;53(15):1735.

 

Last Updated: 4 Aug 2014

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An infected urachal cyst.
 

Author(s): Bhavna L Gami, S Biswas

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Urachal cysts present very uncommonly in adults. We describe a 25-year-old man who attended with a discharging umbilical swelling and pain. Ultrasonography and CT scan demonstrated an infected urachal cyst which, following cystoscopy, was excised without complication.

Last Updated: 25 Feb 2013

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The terms "Urachal cyst" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[A case of asymptomatic urachal cyst in autopsy--histopathological study of urachal cyst and review of the literature of 99 cases during a 10 year period in Japan].
 

Author(s): H Yagishita, T Nagayama, Z Zean, F Ihara, T Hatori, H Nonaka, M Akima, H Yagishita

Journal: Hinyokika Kiyo. 2001 Dec;47(12):849-52.

 

Disorders of urachal remnants are common. While urachal cysts are usually asymptomatic, infection may mimic a variety of acute abdomen. Here we report a very rare case of urachal cyst that protruded in the urinary bladder cavity and among 99 accumulated cases, only 4 cases have been ...

Last Updated: 6 Feb 2002

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[Rupture of an infected urachal cyst causing generalized peritonitis: a case report].
 

Author(s): M Horinaga, T Masuda, S Jitsukawa

Journal: Hinyokika Kiyo. 1998 Jul;44(7):505-8.

 

A 68-year-old man visited our hospital with complaints of abdominal pain and fever. Physical examination disclosed findings consistent with acute abdomen. Computed tomographic (CT) scan revealed a 5 cm cystic mass contiguous with the dome of the bladder and fluid collection in the ...

Last Updated: 22 Oct 1998

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[A case of infected urachal cyst in an 8-year-old boy].
 

Author(s): M Yoshioka, T Ogino, K Shimada, F Ikoma

Journal: Hinyokika Kiyo. 1991 Feb;37(2):183-5.

 

An 8-year-old boy with infected urachal cyst presenting with macroscopic hematuria, pain on urination and high fever attack is reported. He had recurrent episodes of cystitis. At admission, a quail-egg sized solid tumor was palpated in the midline of his lower abdomen. The urine was ...

Last Updated: 17 Jul 1991

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