Posterior urethral valves

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Posterior urethral valves

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The terms "Posterior urethral valves" returned 27 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Contribution of ultrasound signs for the prenatal diagnosis of posterior urethral valves: Experience of 3years at the maternity of the Bicêtre Hospital].
 

Author(s): S Roy, C Colmant, A-G Cordier, M-V Sénat

Journal: J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris). 2016 May;45(5):478-83.

 

Posterior urethral valves (PUV) are the most common cause of renal impairment in boys during early childhood. The aim of this study was to evaluate the value of ultrasound (US) criteria currently used to diagnose PUV.

Last Updated: 6 May 2016

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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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Presentation, management, and outcome of posterior urethral valves in a Nigerian tertiary hospital.
 

Author(s): Agbugui Jude Orumuah, Obarisiagbon Edwin Oduagbon

Journal: Afr J Paediatr Surg. ;12(1):18-22.

 

Posterior urethral valves (PUV) remain the most common cause of bladder outlet obstruction and renal insufficiency in male children. The aim of this study was to evaluate the presentation, management, challenges, and outcome of the disease in a Nigerian tertiary health institution.

Last Updated: 9 Feb 2015

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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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Last Updated: 11 Apr 2017

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Fetal Cystoscopy Versus Vesico-amniotic Shunting in Severe Lower Urinary Tract Obstructions
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Lower Urinary Tract Obstructive Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 9 May 2015

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