Botulinum A toxin urethral sphincter injection in children with nonneurogenic neurogenic bladder.

@article{Mokhless2006BotulinumAT,
  title={Botulinum A toxin urethral sphincter injection in children with nonneurogenic neurogenic bladder.},
  author={Ibrahim A Mokhless and Salah Gaafar and Khaled Z. Fouda and Mustafa Shafik and Akram Assem},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={2006},
  volume={176 4 Pt 2},
  pages={1767-70; discussion 1770}
}
PURPOSE We evaluated botulinum-A toxin (Botox) injection into the urethral urinary sphincter in children with nonneurogenic neurogenic bladder to decrease urethral resistance and improve voiding. In these patients alpha-blocker medications had failed and injection was an alternative to unavailable biofeedback. MATERIALS AND METHODS Prospective treatment was performed in 10 children 6 to 17 years old (mean age 8) with nonneurogenic neurogenic bladder using botulinum-A toxin (Botox… CONTINUE READING

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