Urological complications following chemonucleolysis.


Urinary complications following chemonucleolysis have not been reported in the urological literature. We report a case of urinary retention, perineal hypoesthesia and penile dysesthesia following L5 to S1 chemonucleolysis with chymopapain and review the literature in this area.

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@article{Berkson1985UrologicalCF, title={Urological complications following chemonucleolysis.}, author={Burton M. Berkson and Mary Zakhary and Marshall Primack and R Firfer}, journal={The Journal of urology}, year={1985}, volume={133 6}, pages={1065-6} }