posterior urethral valves


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pos·te·ri·or u·re·thral valves

anomalous folds occurring at the level of the seminal colliculus in the prostatic urethra.
Synonym(s): Amussat valvula

pos·te·ri·or u·re·thral valves

(pos-tēr'ē-ŏr yūr-ē'thrăl valvz)
Anomalous folds occurring at the level of the seminal colliculus.
Synonym(s): Amussat valvula.

Amussat,

Jean Z., French surgeon, 1796-1856.
Amussat incision
Amussat operation
Amussat probe
Amussat valve - a series of crescentic folds of mucous membrane in the upper part of the cystic duct. Synonym(s): spiral fold of cystic duct
Amussat valvula - anomalous folds occurring at the level of the seminal colliculus. Synonym(s): posterior urethral valves
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UF was done for the following clinical entities: VD in 215 (41%), post-hypospadias repair in 136 (26%), meatal stenosis (MS) in 21 (4%), nocturnal enuresis in 42 (8%), posterior urethral valves (PUV) in 26 (5%) and vesicourethral reflux (VUR) in 84 (16%) (Fig.
Additionally, the team also treats complex congenital anomalies of the urinary tract, including obstructive uropathy, posterior urethral valves, reflux nephropathy and spina bifida.
posterior urethral valves, UPJ obstruction, obstructive ureteroceles, or ureteral atresia or obstruction).
The most commonly diagnosed CAKUT include a multicystic dysplastic kidney (MCDK), vesico-ureteric reflux (VUR) and obstructive uropathy due to posterior urethral valves (PUV) or pelvoureteric junction obstruction (PUJO).
Posterior urethral valves, pressure pop-offs and bladder function.
In a retrospective analysis, of the 52 children treated for posterior urethral valves (PUV), 34 had renal scarring (3).
I was told my baby had kidney failure and, while in the womb, he was diagnosed with posterior urethral valves.
A voiding cystourethrogram showed bilateral grade V vesicoureteral reflux and posterior urethral valves.
Posterior urethral valves is a structural abnormality in boys in which a membrane blocks the flow of urine out of the bladder.
If ultrasound findings show a distended bladder with or without a distended posterior urethra, the most likely diagnosis is posterior urethral valves.
Outcome of valve ablation in late-presenting posterior urethral valves.
The most commonly diagnosed CAKUT include a multicystic dysplastic kidney (MCDK), vesicoureteric reflux (VUR) and obstructive uropathy due to posterior urethral valves (PUV) or pelvoureteric junction obstruction (PUJO).

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