Controversy in renal transplantation: antireflux versus non-antireflux ureteroneocystostomy.

@article{Lucas1979ControversyIR,
  title={Controversy in renal transplantation: antireflux versus non-antireflux ureteroneocystostomy.},
  author={Bruce A Lucas and J W Mcroberts and John J. Curtis and Robert G. Luke},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={1979},
  volume={121 2},
  pages={156-8}
}
A comparison of 118 consecutive nephroureteral allografts suggests that ureteroneocystostomy provides excellent results with (60 cases) or without (52 cases) an antireflex procedure. Reflux was noted in less than 10% of each group after transplantation and no morbidity could be attributed to reflux when it was found. There was no obstruction or anastomotic… CONTINUE READING