Interventions for impaired bladders in paediatric renal transplant recipients with lower urinary tract dysfunction.

@article{AlKhudairi2013InterventionsFI,
  title={Interventions for impaired bladders in paediatric renal transplant recipients with lower urinary tract dysfunction.},
  author={Naji Al-Khudairi and Paul Riley and Divyesh Y. Desai and Christopher S. Reid and Stephen D Marks and Nizam Mamode},
  journal={Transplant international : official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation},
  year={2013},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={428-34}
}
Dysfunctional bladders in paediatric patients were thought to be a contraindication for renal transplantation, but advances in surgical techniques have meant that surgical correction can allow safe transplantation. This study compares the outcomes of renal transplantation for different interventions, and the timing of such interventions, in relation to transplantation. We identified all paediatric renal transplant recipients with LUTD that received intervention for their impaired bladders at… CONTINUE READING