[Vesicoureteropelvic reflux in pregnant animals and its role in the pathogenesis of acute gestational pyelonephritis (experimental research)].

@article{Shabad1995VesicoureteropelvicRI,
  title={[Vesicoureteropelvic reflux in pregnant animals and its role in the pathogenesis of acute gestational pyelonephritis (experimental research)].},
  author={Academician L. M. Shabad and Lubov A Khodyreva and Iu V Kudriavtsev and V. I. Kirpatovskii},
  journal={Urologiia i nefrologiia},
  year={1995},
  volume={1},
  pages={13-6}
}
The experiments on naturally pregnant rats have demonstrated that pregnancy contributes to much more frequent occurrence of vesicoureteropelvic reflux (VUPR) which, in its turn, is essential for pathogenesis of acute gestational pyelonephritis (AGP). Dynamic obstruction of the urine flow as a result of reduced function of leiomyocytes of urinary tract… CONTINUE READING