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Vesico-Ureteral Reflux (Vesicoureteral Reflux) Summary

Description: Retrograde flow of urine from the URINARY BLADDER into the URETER. This is often due to incompetence of the vesicoureteral valve leading to ascending bacterial infection into the KIDNEY.

Also Known As: Vesicoureteral Reflux; Reflux, Vesico-Ureteral; Reflux, Vesicoureteral; Vesico Ureteral Reflux

Networked: 1266 relevant articles (78 outcomes, 121 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Vesico-Ureteral Reflux

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. dextranomer : 17 outcomes 6 studies in 83 results : IBA
  2. Hyaluronic Acid (Hyaluronan) : 17 outcomes 5 studies in 79 results : IBA
  3. Succimer (Dimercaptosuccinic Acid) : 6 outcomes 19 studies in 71 results : FDA 2
  4. dextranomer-hyaluronic acid copolymer : 6 outcomes 6 studies in 69 results : IBA
  5. deflux : 4 outcomes 4 studies in 48 results : IBA
  6. Polytetrafluoroethylene (Teflon) : 4 outcomes 3 studies in 84 results : FDA 1
  7. Collagen : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 36 results : IBA
  8. baysilon (polydimethylsiloxane) : 3 outcomes 1 study in 23 results : IBA
  9. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 40 results : IBA
  10. Creatinine : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 33 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Vesico-Ureteral Reflux

  1. Urinary Tract Infections (Urinary Tract Infection)
  2. Cicatrix (Scar)
  3. Neurogenic Urinary Bladder (Bladder, Neurogenic)
  4. Pyelonephritis
  5. Hydronephrosis
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Key Therapies for Vesico-Ureteral Reflux

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  1. Antibiotic Prophylaxis : 9 outcomes 11 studies in 95 results
  2. Replantation : 8 outcomes 6 studies in 172 results
  3. Injections : 4 outcomes 3 studies in 36 results
  4. Transplants (Transplant) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 54 results
  5. Catheters : 2 outcomes 1 study in 23 results
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