Journal article

IDIOPATHIC RETROPERITONEAL FIBROSIS - THE ROLE OF AUTO-TRANSPLANTATION

AM DEANE, JC GINGELL, BD PENTLOW

BRITISH JOURNAL OF UROLOGY | BLACKWELL SCIENCE LTD | Published : 1983

Abstract

The presentation and management of 12 patients with idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis (IRPF) are described. There was a high incidence of venous thromboembolism. External ureteric drainage was associated with complications. A case treated by autotransplantation is described.