Posterior urethral valves

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Posterior urethral valves

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The terms "Posterior urethral valves" returned 24 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Concomitant anterior and posterior urethral valves in pediatrics: A single center experience over 12 years and long-term follow up after endoscopic treatment.
 

Author(s): Abdol-Mohammad Kajbafzadeh, Seyed Hossein Hosseini Sharifi, Sorena Keihani, Mohammad Hossein Soltani, Afshin Tajali, Alborz Salavati, Seyedmehdi Payabvash, Mehrzad Mehdizadeh

Journal: Int. J. Urol.. 2015 May;22(5):514-9.

 

To report our 12-year experience with endoscopic management of patients with concomitant anterior and posterior urethral valves.

Last Updated: 5 May 2015

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Urological fistulas after fetal cystoscopic laser ablation of posterior urethral valves: surgical technical aspects.
 

Author(s): N Sananes, R Favre, C J Koh, A Zaloszyc, M C Braun, D R Roth, R Moog, F Becmeur, M A Belfort, R Ruano

Journal: Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Feb;45(2):183-9.

 

To describe the surgical technical aspects associated with the development of urological fistulas after fetal antegrade cystoscopic laser fulguration of the posterior urethral valves (PUV).

Last Updated: 28 Jan 2015

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[Significance of early diagnosis of posterior urethral valves in fetus for further development - own experience].
 

Author(s): Grażyna Krzemień, Agnieszka Szmigielska, Zofia Wawer, Maria Roszkowska-Blaim

Journal: Med Wieku Rozwoj. ;17(4):301-5.

 

The incidence of posterior urethral valves is estimated to be from 3:1000 to 8:1000 and this is one of the most common causes of obstruction of urinary tract in boys. About 13-17% of children with posterior urethral valves develop end stage renal failure. We present a  6-month-old ...

Last Updated: 12 Feb 2014

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The terms "Posterior urethral valves" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Posterior urethral valves.
 

Author(s): Steve J Hodges, Bhavin Patel, Gordon McLorie, Anthony Atala

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The most common cause of lower urinary tract obstruction in male infants is posterior urethral valves. Although the incidence has remained stable, the neonatal mortality for this disorder has improved due to early diagnosis and intensive neonatal care, thanks in part to the widespread ...

Last Updated: 19 Oct 2009

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CIRCumcision and Urinary Tract Infections in Boys With Posterior Urethral Valves
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Posterior Urethral Valves

 

Last Updated: 28 Jul 2015

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Standardized Prenatal Clinical Care for LUTO
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Urethral Obstruction

 

Last Updated: 28 Jan 2016

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Fetal Cystoscopy for Lower Urinary Tract Obstruction
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Urethral Obstruction

 

Last Updated: 28 Jan 2016

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