Renal colic is the acute pain felt when a small stone is travelling down the ureter to the bladder.
Small foreign bodies may also pass into the bladder by the ureter.
I have been present on five occasions when a ureter was injured.
Noble, in 1902, published an interesting series of injuries to the ureter.
The ureter which carries off the secretion of the kidney proper or metanephros.
A calculus had descended into the ureter and had become incarcerated in it.
One of these is of great value, because it proves that a ureter may be accidentally ligatured and give rise to no symptoms.
The ureter and the collecting tubes of the kidney are developed from a dorsal outgrowth of the hinder part of the Wolffian duct.
Pain in left abdomen sharp and cutting, as from a calculus impacted in the ureter.
These are the kidneys, and from their outer margins on each side a ureter runs posteriorly into the cloaca.
ureter u·re·ter (yu-rē'tər, yur'ĭ-tər)
The long narrow duct that conveys urine from the kidney to the urinary bladder.