Mini-vesicostomy in the management of PUV after valve ablation.


AIM To determine the usefulness of infra-umbilical mini-vesicostomy in infants with posterior urethral valves (PUV), in developing countries. This new technique facilitates clean intermittent catheterization (CIC) and overnight bladder drainage, which have been effectively used for the treatment of valve bladders in the developed world. METHODS A… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jpurol.2010.11.004