How prenatal ultrasound can change the treatment of ectopic ureterocele in neonates?

@article{Benedetto1997HowPU,
  title={How prenatal ultrasound can change the treatment of ectopic ureterocele in neonates?},
  author={Vincenzo Di Benedetto and G{\'e}rard Monfort},
  journal={European journal of pediatric surgery : official journal of Austrian Association of Pediatric Surgery ... [et al] = Zeitschrift fur Kinderchirurgie},
  year={1997},
  volume={7 6},
  pages={
          338-40
        }
}
The authors present a series of 25 neonates with duplex ureterocele diagnosed in utero. Initial treatment was endoscopic incision (El) of the ureterocele in 18 cases (72%). Ureterocele was bilateral in one case. El achieved satisfactory decompression of ureterocele in 100% (1 bilateral). Reflux in the upper pole (UP) was created in 44.4%, and UP was preserved in 44.4%. Reconstruction of the lower urinary tract was accomplished in 15 (83.3%) patients who had had endoscopic treatment. No… CONTINUE READING
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