urethral valves

u·re·thral valves

folds in the urethral mucous membrane.
See also: anterior urethral valve, 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.
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.
Posterior urethral valves (PUV) are now most frequently suspected by antenatal ultrasound.
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).
The ability to pass urine via the urethra excludes the presence of posterior urethral valves (PUV)