Urinomas associated with posterior urethral valves.

  title={Urinomas associated with posterior urethral valves.},
  author={Jukka Heikkil{\"a} and Seppo Taskinen and Risto Rintala},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  volume={180 4},
PURPOSE We evaluated the incidence and clinical implications of urinomas in boys with posterior urethral valves. Our secondary aim was to evaluate the treatment modalities of urinomas. MATERIALS AND METHODS We retrospectively reviewed the hospital data of 200 patients with posterior urethral valves treated between 1953 and 2003. Documentation was sufficient in 196 cases to evaluate the presence of urinomas. A group of 69 patients with posterior urethral valves without urinoma served as… CONTINUE READING

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