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Nocturnal enuresis: an international evidence based management strategy.
K. HJALMAS,*† SWEDEN; T. ARNOLD, NEW ZEALAND; W. BOWER, AUSTRALIA/HONG KONG; P. CAIONE, ITALY; L. M. CHIOZZA, ITALY; A. VON GONTARD, GERMANY; S. W. HAN, S. KOREA; D. A. HUSMAN, USA; A. KAWAUCHI,Expand
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Quality of Life and Continence in Patients with Spina Bifida
Purpose:Spina bifida (SB) is the most common congenital cause of incontinence in childhood. This study attempts to determine the relationships between urinary/faecal incontinence, methods ofExpand
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Mutation Analysis of NR5A1 Encoding Steroidogenic Factor 1 in 77 Patients with 46, XY Disorders of Sex Development (DSD) Including Hypospadias
Background Mutations of the NR5A1 gene encoding steroidogenic factor-1 have been reported in association with a wide spectrum of 46,XY DSD (Disorder of Sex Development) phenotypes including severeExpand
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Artificial urinary sphincter in children--voiding or emptying? An evaluation of functional results in 44 patients.
PURPOSE We evaluated functional results with an artificial urinary sphincter in children and adolescents in terms of complications, continence and voiding ability through followup. MATERIALS ANDExpand
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Efficacy and Safety of Continuous Subcutaneous Infusion of Recombinant Human Gonadotropins for Congenital Micropenis during Early Infancy

Background: Early postnatal administration of gonadotropins to infants with congenital hypogonadotropic hypogonadism (CHH) can mimic minipuberty, thereby increasing penile growth. We assessed theExpand
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The TALE homeodomain of PBX1 is involved in human primary testis‐determination
Human sex‐determination is a poorly understood genetic process, where gonad development depends on a cell fate decision that occurs in a somatic cell to commit to Sertoli (male) or granulosa (female)Expand
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Nocturnal enuresis: a suggestion for a European treatment strategy.
The objective of this study was to review the published literature on aetiology and treatment of nocturnal enuresis, with the aim of providing a treatment strategy which is easy for the patient andExpand
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Poor compliance with primary nocturnal enuresis therapy may contribute to insufficient desmopressin response.
PURPOSE Studies of desmopressin in children with primary nocturnal enuresis show a greater than 90% decrease in wet nights in 20% to 30%, a 50% to less than 90% decrease in 20% to 40% and less than aExpand
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Original Koyanagi urethroplasty versus modified Hayashi technique: outcome in 57 patients.
OBJECTIVE To compare outcomes of the original Koyanagi technique with the Hayashi modification in severe hypospadias, i.e. hypospadias with a division of the corpus spongiosum located behind theExpand
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Retroperitoneal Approach for Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction: Encouraging Preliminary Results With Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Repair
Introduction stating the aim of the study: Robot-assisted laparoscopic pyeloplasty (RALP) is gaining acceptance among pediatric urologists. Few studies have evaluated the retroperitoneal approach forExpand
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