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Culp pyeloplasty

Pronunciation: kulp

Definition: a reconstructive technique for correction of uteropelvic obstruction, whereby a spiral flap of renal pelvis is brought down and interposed into a vertical incision in the ureter.

See Also: Scardino vertical flap pyeloplasty

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