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  1. Urinary diversion

    Urinary diversion is any one of several surgical procedures to reroute urine flow from its normal pathway. It may be necessary for diseased or defective ureters, bladder or urethra, either temporarily or permanently. Some diversions result in a stoma.

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  1. Urinary Diversion

    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)


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of urinary diversion in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of urinary diversion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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