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Urinary Diversion MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Urinary Diversion
Tree Number(s)
E04.950.774.852
Unique ID
D014547
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014547
Annotation
general or unspecified; prefer specifics; if specifics not available, coordinate with organ /‌surg
Scope Note
Temporary or permanent diversion of the flow of urine through the ureter away from the URINARY BLADDER in the presence of a bladder disease or after cystectomy. There is a variety of techniques: direct anastomosis of ureter and bowel, cutaneous ureterostomy, ileal, jejunal or colon conduit, ureterosigmoidostomy, etc. (From Campbell's Urology, 6th ed, p2654)
Entry Term(s)
Ileal Conduit
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2006/07/07
Urinary Diversion Preferred
Ileal Conduit Narrower
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