Ileal T-pouch as a urinary continent cutaneous diversion: clinical and urodynamic evaluation.

@article{Marino2002IlealTA,
  title={Ileal T-pouch as a urinary continent cutaneous diversion: clinical and urodynamic evaluation.},
  author={Gaetano Marino and Marco Laudi},
  journal={BJU international},
  year={2002},
  volume={90 1},
  pages={47-50}
}
OBJECTIVE To report the functional results of continent cutaneous urinary diversion with ileum, using the serous-lined extramural valve and Mitrofanoff procedure for the continence mechanism. PATIENTS AND METHODS From April 1999 to October 2001, 18 patients (mean age 68 years) underwent radical cystectomy for invasive bladder cancer involving the bladder neck, urethra or prostate; they then had an ileal continent cutaneous T pouch constructed. The mean (range) follow-up was 12 (4-20) months… CONTINUE READING