Posterior urethral valves

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Posterior urethral valves

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The terms "Posterior urethral valves" returned 29 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Outcome of Antenatally Presenting Posterior Urethral Valves (PUV) in Children.
 

Author(s): T P Joseph, V K Gopi, P R Babu, K V Satish Kumar

Journal: Indian Pediatr. 2017 Apr;54(4):295-297.

 

To analyze the outcome of children with posterior urethral valves who presented with antenatal hydronephrosis.

Last Updated: 29 Dec 2016

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Posterior urethral valves: Risk factors for progression to renal failure.
 

Author(s): Aylin N Bilgutay, David R Roth, Edmond T Gonzales, Nicolette Janzen, Wei Zhang, Chester J Koh, Patricio Gargollo, Abhishek Seth

Journal: J Pediatr Urol. 2016 Jun;12(3):179.e1-7.

 

Posterior urethral valves (PUVs) are the most common etiology for congenital urethral obstruction and congenital bilateral renal obstruction. PUVs produce a spectrum of urologic and renal sequelae. Our aims were to assess outcomes of PUV patients, to determine whether vesicoureteral ...

Last Updated: 29 Jun 2016

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

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

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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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: 31 Oct 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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