Bladder continent catheterizable conduit (the Mitrofanoff procedure): Long-term issues that should not be underestimated.

BACKGROUND Effective bladder emptying by clean intermittent catheterization for children with severe bladder dysfunction is critical for renal preservation and social integration. Use of a continent catheterizable conduit (CCC) as urethral alternative procedure provides effective bladder drainage. However, it brings a substantive maintenance. METHODS… CONTINUE READING