voiding cystourethrogram (VCUG),

an x-ray image made during voiding and with the bladder and urethra filled with contrast medium.
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An x-ray image made during voiding with the bladder and urethra filled with contrast medium to demonstrate the urethra.
Synonym(s): voiding cystogram.
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Furthermore, prior to any consideration of formalin instillation, patients must be evaluated for vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) with a voiding cystourethrogram due to potential for irreversible damage to the upper tracts with VUR.
A full workup for VACTERL association may include radiographs of the chest, limbs, abdomen, vertebral column, sacrum, and pelvis; cranial ultrasound; spinal ultrasound, MRI, or CT scan; echocardiogram; abdominal and renal ultrasounds; and voiding cystourethrogram (Cunningham et al., 2013, 2014; England et al., 2017; Oral et al., 2012; Solomon et al., 2014).
A Micturating Cystourethrogram and Diuretic renogram was performed in all the cases with SFU 3/4.Four cases refused further evaluation.
[1,4] Postnatal diagnosis is confirmed by a voiding cystourethrogram (VCUG) in the presence of a dilated posterior urethra, often with bladder trabeculation and diverticula.
In our institution, the protocol includes postnatal US for every newborn with ANH at 48 hours old, followed by a micturating cystourethrogram (MCUG) if the postnatal US reveals any grade of hydronephrosis.
Some of the patients had micturition cystourethrogram (MCU) done as well depending on the RGU results, feasibility, and the pathology of the disease.
Micturition cystourethrogram (MCUG) was performed, which showed no evidence of posterior urethral valve or vesicoureteral reflux.
A voiding cystourethrogram showed typical findings of a posterior urethral valve (PUV) with grade III vesicoureteral reflux.
The postoperative course was uneventful, voiding cystourethrogram (2 weeks after urethroplasty) proved no urethral extravasation and the catheter was removed (Figure 5).
Generally, upper urinary tract damage is detected by cystourethrogram, video urodynamic studies, or other image examinations.