[Indications for urodynamic studies in childhood: our experience with 214 surgical patients].

@article{Izquierdo1995IndicationsFU,
  title={[Indications for urodynamic studies in childhood: our experience with 214 surgical patients].},
  author={Rosa Mart{\'i}n-Crespo Izquierdo and Rafael Luque Mialdea and J A Cerd{\'a} Berrocal and F Arrojo Vila},
  journal={Cirugia pediatrica : organo oficial de la Sociedad Espanola de Cirugia Pediatrica},
  year={1995},
  volume={8 1},
  pages={31-6}
}
Between 1983 and 1994, 515 pediatric patients with medical and/or surgical problems underwent urodynamic evaluation. We present the urodynamic findings of 214 children with surgical pathology: 73 cases with vesicoureteral reflux, 26 with urethral stricture, 11 with posterior urethral valves and 104 cases with lipo- and myelomeningocele. We found a high incidence of urodynamic abnormalities associated to these pathologies: 46.5 in patients with vesicoureteral reflux, 88.4% in urethral strictures… CONTINUE READING