Posterior Urethral Valves; A single Center Experience

  title={Posterior Urethral Valves; A single Center Experience},
  author={Alireza Mirshemirani and Ahmad Khaleghnejad and Mohsen Rouzrokh and Afsaneh Sadeghi and Leila Mohajerzadeh and Mustafa Sharifian},
  booktitle={Iranian journal of pediatrics},
OBJECTIVE Posterior urethral valves (PUV) are the most common cause of bladder outlet obstruction in infancy that impair renal and bladder function. This study was planned to evaluate and record the various clinical presentations and management, complications, and surgical management and long-term outcome of PUV. METHODS In a retrospective study, 98 patients who have been treated for PUV are evaluated in Mofid Children's Hospital from January 2007 to December 2012. Detailed history taken and… CONTINUE READING


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