[Experience with reconstructive-plastic operations in bladder exstrophy in children].

The author analyzes the experience with reconstructive-plastic operations in her modification mad in 22 children with exstrophy of the urinary bladder. Long-term results within 3-17 years were observed in 15 children. Good outcomes (complete retaining of urine, normal capacity of the bladder, good morphofunctional state of the kidneys) were noted in 8 children. Based on the results obtained the author recommends the surgical treatment of exstrophy of the urinary bladder to be started with reconstructive-plastic operations at the age of 1-3 years.
AuthorsA A Dikova
JournalVestnik khirurgii imeni I. I. Grekova (Vestn Khir Im I I Grek) Vol. 137 Issue 9 Pg. 111-4 (Sep 1986) ISSN: 0042-4625 [Print] USSR
Vernacular TitleOpyt rekonstruktivno-plasticheskikh operatsii pri ekstrofii mochevogo puzyria u deteń≠.
PMID3538622 (Publication Type: English Abstract, Journal Article)
  • Bladder Exstrophy (surgery)
  • Child, Preschool
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Male
  • Surgical Flaps
  • Suture Techniques
  • Urinary Bladder (physiopathology, surgery)

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