Posterior urethral valves. Does prenatal diagnosis influence prognosis?

@article{Jee1993PosteriorUV,
  title={Posterior urethral valves. Does prenatal diagnosis influence prognosis?},
  author={L D Jee and A. M. K. Rickwood and Rick R Turnock},
  journal={British journal of urology},
  year={1993},
  volume={72 5 Pt 2},
  pages={830-3}
}
Forty-eight boys with posterior urethral valves were reviewed to assess the impact on prognosis of prenatal ultrasonography, which had been the method of diagnosis in 17 of them; the remaining 31 presented postnatally. Renal function before treatment was mildly to moderately impaired in 59% of those presenting prenatally, 42% presenting before 3 months of… CONTINUE READING