Ileal conduits in children at the Massachusetts General Hospital from 1955 to 1970.

@article{Middleton1976IlealCI,
  title={Ileal conduits in children at the Massachusetts General Hospital from 1955 to 1970.},
  author={Arthur Middleton and W Hardy Hendren},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={1976},
  volume={115 5},
  pages={591-5}
}
The 45 ileal conduits performed on children at the Massachusetts General Hospital from 1955 to 1963 are reviewed and compared to the 45 ileal conduits performed from 1964 to 1970. Late complications involving the conduits occurred in 60 per cent of the early group and in 51 per cent of the late group. Of the renal units judged normal pyelographically preoperatively in the early group 77 per cent went on to at least some deterioration, while 62 per cent of the late group judged normal later… CONTINUE READING

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