Bladder shrinkage as a complication of long-term supravesical urinary diversion in children with solitary kidneys.

@article{Gharib1989BladderSA,
  title={Bladder shrinkage as a complication of long-term supravesical urinary diversion in children with solitary kidneys.},
  author={Mona Gharib and R. Engelskirchen},
  journal={Progress in pediatric surgery},
  year={1989},
  volume={23},
  pages={69-80}
}
Failures in the treatment of terminal ureteral stenosis are not seldom burdened by considerable bladder shrinkage, particularly in infants. Congenital anomalies of the urinary tract such as bilaterally ectopic ureteral ostia can also lead to bladder shrinkage, even in newborns. Using examples from our patient series, we discuss problems of contracted… CONTINUE READING