Sphincterotomy: long-term complications and warning signs.

  title={Sphincterotomy: long-term complications and warning signs.},
  author={Salima Juma and Mehran Mostafavi and Angela C Joseph},
  journal={Neurourology and urodynamics},
  volume={14 1},
Transurethral sphincterotomy is a commonly performed operation in spinal cord injury patients. Sixty-three patients who have had transurethral sphincterotomy were evaluated at our spinal cord injury unit for the risk and possible predictors of long-term outcome associated with this procedure. In addition to history and physical examination, all patients had urine culture, blood urea and creatinine, intravenous pyelogram and/or KUB with renal ultrasound, 4 channel videourodynamics, voiding… CONTINUE READING