Ultrasound estimated bladder weight in men attending the uroflowmetry clinic.

@article{Bright2011UltrasoundEB,
  title={Ultrasound estimated bladder weight in men attending the uroflowmetry clinic.},
  author={Elizabeth A Bright and Richard C Pearcy and Paul G. Abrams},
  journal={Neurourology and urodynamics},
  year={2011},
  volume={30 4},
  pages={583-6}
}
AIMS To determine if measurements of ultrasound estimated bladder weight (UEBW) provide an additional diagnostic tool when assessing men with lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) in the uroflowmetry clinic. METHODS One hundred men with LUTS attending the uroflowmetry clinic underwent transabdominal ultrasound measurement of bladder weight, using the BVM 9500 bladder scanner (Verathon Medical, Bothell, WA). These data were explored for any correlation between measurements of maximum flow rate… CONTINUE READING