Metalloproteinase-1 usefulness in urethral stricture treatment

  title={Metalloproteinase-1 usefulness in urethral stricture treatment},
  author={Jos{\'e} Guzm{\'a}n-Esquivel and Ivan Delgado-Enciso and Luz Margarita Baltazar-Rodr{\'i}guez and Alejandrina Rodr{\'i}guez-Hern{\'a}ndez and Ulises Ju{\'a}rez-Pineda and Valery Melnikov},
  journal={International Urology and Nephrology},
Urethral stricture disease is an obstruction or thinning of the urethra that causes restriction of urinary flow from the bladder during micturition. The object of the present study was to evaluate the effectiveness of the proteolytic enzyme metalloproteinase-1 as treatment in urethral stricture disease. An experimental study was carried out on rabbits in… CONTINUE READING