However, instead of surgery, retrograde ureteral catheters, designed for retrograde pyelography, were inserted into each ureter via ureteral orifice cystoscopically on the second day the patient was at the hospital; thus bypassing the blood clots in the bladder and providing adequate urinary drainage.
What does RP stand for?
RP stands for Retrograde Pyelography (radiology)
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- Response Point
- Responsible Party
- Responsible Person
- Resting Potential
- Restoration Preemption
- Restoration Priority
- Retained Personnel
- Retained Profit
- Retinitis Pigmentosa
- Retirement Plan
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Its presence should be suspected with the finding of a characteristic S-shaped deformity on intravenous or retrograde pyelography which is confirmed with computerized tomography (CT).
Cystoscopy and retrograde pyelography were performed on the patient.
Upper urinary tract disease was assessed with CT and/or intravenous pyelography and/or retrograde pyelography.