Calculus formation in urachal diverticulum: A case report

Y. Nakayama, N. Ono, Yasutomo Nasu, T. Tsushima, H. Ohmori

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We report the case of a fourteen year old female who had a calculus within a urachal diverticulum. The diverticulum was removed together with the calculus. On histological examination, the specimen was compatible with urachal diverticulum. The stone consisted of calcium phosphate and calcium oxalate.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1237-1239
Number of pages3
JournalNishinihon Journal of Urology
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 1995



  • calculus
  • urachal diverticulum

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urology

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Nakayama, Y., Ono, N., Nasu, Y., Tsushima, T., & Ohmori, H. (1995). Calculus formation in urachal diverticulum: A case report. Nishinihon Journal of Urology, 57(11), 1237-1239.