Influence of initial therapy on progression of renal failure and body growth in children with posterior urethral valves.

@article{Reinberg1992InfluenceOI,
  title={Influence of initial therapy on progression of renal failure and body growth in children with posterior urethral valves.},
  author={Yuri R Reinberg and I de Castano and Roberto Gonz{\'a}lez},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={1992},
  volume={148 2 Pt 2},
  pages={532-3}
}
Children with posterior urethral valves are at high risk for renal failure and growth retardation. It has been proposed that the type of initial surgical treatment (that is primary ablation versus high diversion) can affect the outcome of children with posterior urethral valves. We evaluated 43 children with posterior urethral valves treated and followed at… CONTINUE READING