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Risk factors for end stage renal disease in children with posterior urethral valves.
PURPOSE Obstructive uropathy secondary to posterior urethral valves is an important cause of end stage renal disease in children. Early diagnosis and intervention to decrease bladder pressure andExpand
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Pediatric standard and robot-assisted laparoscopic pyeloplasty: a comparative single institution study.
PURPOSE We report our experience and compare the outcomes between standard and robot-assisted laparoscopic pyeloplasty to treat ureteropelvic junction obstruction in children. MATERIALS AND METHODSExpand
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Safety of gentamicin bladder irrigations in complex urological cases.
PURPOSE Recurrent urinary tract infections are common in complex pediatric urological cases, particularly those requiring clean intermittent catheterization. At our institution gentamicin bladderExpand
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Ureteroscopy is safe and effective in prepubertal children.
PURPOSE We present our experience performing ureteroscopy in prepubertal children. MATERIALS AND METHODS We performed a retrospective cohort study of children 12 years or younger who underwentExpand
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Bladder calculi after augmentation cystoplasty: risk factors and prevention strategies.
PURPOSE Lower urinary tract reconstruction is an essential tool in the management of severely dysfunctional bladders in children. The incidence of calculi in augmented bladders has been reported inExpand
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The infected urachal cyst: primary excision versus a staged approach.
PURPOSE We compared outcomes following single or 2-stage repair of infected urachal cysts in the pediatric population. MATERIALS AND METHODS We reviewed the records of 17 patients 1 day to 14 yearsExpand
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Management of ureteric stone in pediatric patients
  • E. Minevich
  • Medicine
  • Indian journal of urology : IJU : journal of the…
  • 1 October 2010
The management of ureteral stones in children is becoming more similar to that in adults. A number of factors must be taken into account when selecting one's choice of therapy for ureteral stone inExpand
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Magnetic resonance imaging of the dysplastic renal moiety and ectopic ureter.
PURPOSE We determined the role of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in symptomatic children with clinically suspected and radiologically occult dysplastic renal moieties and ectopic ureters. Expand
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Results of tapered ureteral reimplantation for primary megaureter: extravesical versus intravesical approach.
PURPOSE Extravesical ureteroneocystostomy is an accepted technique for the surgical treatment of vesicoureteral reflux. However, many surgeons continue to use an intravesical technique when extensiveExpand
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Metabolic evaluation of children with urolithiasis: are adult references for supersaturation appropriate?
PURPOSE We determined the incidence of urinary stone risk factors in pediatric patients with urolithiasis. MATERIALS AND METHODS Between 1998 and 2001, 71 children with urolithiasis at 2 pediatricExpand
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