Hydrodistension with or without fulguration of hunner lesions for interstitial cystitis: Long-term outcomes and prognostic predictors.

@article{Niimi2016HydrodistensionWO,
  title={Hydrodistension with or without fulguration of hunner lesions for interstitial cystitis: Long-term outcomes and prognostic predictors.},
  author={Aya Niimi and Akira Nomiya and Yukio Yamada and Motofumi Suzuki and Tetsuya Fujimura and Hiroshi Fukuhara and Haruki Kume and Yasuhiko Igawa and Yukio Homma},
  journal={Neurourology and urodynamics},
  year={2016},
  volume={35 8},
  pages={965-969}
}
AIMS Hydrodistension of the bladder, with optional fulguration of Hunner lesions, is one of the recommended therapies for interstitial cystitis (IC). The aims of this study are to evaluate long-term outcomes of hydrodistension and identify outcome predictors. METHODS The study cohort was 191 newly diagnosed IC patients (155 women and 36 men) who underwent hydrodistension with fulguration of Hunner lesions if detected between 2007 and 2013 at our institution. The primary outcome was… CONTINUE READING
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