|Authors||Horwitz GJ, Jarrard DF|
|Journal||Urology Volume: 63 Issue: 1 Pages: 167-9|
|Publish Date||2004 Jan|
A short ureteral length can preclude the use of a continent urinary diversion during urinary tract reconstruction after bladder removal. We present a surgical technique using the in situ appendix to provide length to a shortened left ureter, thus allowing formation of a continent ileocecal urinary diversion.