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Ureteral Calculi

"Ureteral Calculi" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
Stones in the URETER that are formed in the KIDNEY. They are rarely more than 5 mm in diameter for larger renal stones cannot enter ureters. They are often lodged at the ureteral narrowing and can cause excruciating renal colic.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Ureteral Calculi" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Ureteral Calculi" was a major or minor topic of these publication.