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ureter

[your-uh-ter or yoo-ree-ter] a tube that carries urine from each kidney to the bladder. A person normally has 2 ureters. See also bladder, kidney, urethra.

What is kidney cancer? | American Cancer Society

... The place where the ureter meets the kidney is called the renal pelvis. The
urine is then stored in the bladder until you urinate (pee). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/kidneycancer/detailedguide/kidney-cancer-adult-what-is-kidney-cancer

Cancer Glossary

... ureter Search [your-uh-ter or yoo-ree-ter]. a tube that carries urine from each
kidney to the bladder. ... See also bladder, kidney, ureter, urethra. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=u

Cancer Facts & Figures 2009

... HNPCC also predisposes to early-onset cancers of the small intestine, stomach,
bile ducts, uterine corpus, ovary, renal pelvis, ureter, and brain.21 ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@research/documents/document/acspc-038825.pdf

Kidney Cancer (Adult) - Renal Cell Carcinoma

... The place where the ureter meets the kidney is called the renal pelvis. The
urine is then stored in the bladder until you urinate (pee). ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003107-pdf.pdf

Cáncer de riñón (del adulto) - Carcinoma de células renales

... conectan a la vejiga. El punto en el que el uréter se encuentra con el
riñón se conoce como la pelvis renal. Luego, la orina ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002299-pdf.pdf

How is kidney cancer diagnosed? | American Cancer Society

... If the patient has transitional cell carcinoma (in the renal pelvis, the ureter,
or the bladder), sometimes a special microscopic exam of the urine ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/kidneycancer/detailedguide/kidney-cancer-adult-diagnosis

Cancer Glossary

... waste in the form of urine. A person normally has 2 kidneys. See also
ureter, bladder, urethra. KRAS or K-RAS Search. a ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=k

4 Cancer Facts & Figures 2014 Estimated Number* of New ...

... Kidney & renal pelvis 63,920 39,140 24,780 13,860 8,900 4,960 Ureter
& other urinary organs 3,000 1,890 1,110 910 540 370 ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@research/documents/document/acspc-041780.pdf

Surgery for Wilms tumors

... down the middle of the abdomen) and removes the cancer along with the whole
kidney, the fatty tissue around the kidney, the ureter (tube that ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/wilmstumor/detailedguide/wilms-tumor-treating-surgery

What is kidney cancer? | American Cancer Society

... TCCs don't start in the kidney itself but rather in the lining of the renal
pelvis (where the urine goes before it enters the ureter). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/kidneycancer/overviewguide/kidney-cancer--adult--renal-cell-carcinoma-overview-what-is-kidney-cancer