Skip to Content
Medical Term:

Scardino vertical flap pyeloplasty

Pronunciation: skar-de'no

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

© Copyright 2016 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.