Incidentally Found Meckel’s Diverticulum Used in the Creation of an Orthotopic Neobladder

*Corresponding author: Shivam Priyadarshi* and Megha Priyadarshi


An incidentally discovered Meckel’s diverticulum while performing radical cystoprostatectomy with neobladder for muscle invasive carcinoma bladder was utilized as the most dependent part of the pouch for anastomosis with the urethral stump leading to a simple tension free anastomosis with very good post-operative results.


Meckel’s diverticulum; Ileal neobladder; Radical cystectomy; Carcinoma bladder.