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Title Pediatric neurogenic bladder dysfunctions : diagnosis, treatment, long-term follow-up / Ciro Esposito [and others] (eds.)
Published Berlin ; New York : Springer, 2006


Description 1 online resource (xxii, 391 pages) : 137 illustrations
Contents Cover -- Contents -- Part I: The Normal Lower Urinary Tract -- 1 Embriology and Anatomy of the Excretory Urinary Tract -- 2 Physiology of Lower Urinary Tract -- Part II: Functional Pathophysiology of the Lower Urinary Tract -- 3 Epidemiology of Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction in Children -- 4 Pathophysiology of Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction -- PART III: Pathologies Responsible for the Development of NBD -- 5 Genetic Risk Factors for Neural Tube Defects: Folic Acid Supplementation and Prevention of Birth Defects -- 6 Developmental Anomalies Responsible for Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction -- 7 Neurologic Bladder in Neuropathies -- 8 Pediatric Intraspinal Lesions -- 9 Spinal Cord Injuries and Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction -- 10 Neurogenic Bladder and Anorectal Malformations -- 11 Neurogenic Bladder in Infections of the Nervous System -- Part IV: Evaluation and Classification of NBD -- 12 Clinical Diagnosis and Evaluation -- 13 The Voiding Diary -- 14 Imaging Techniques in Pediatric Patients with Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction -- 15 The Role of Renal Scintigraphy in the Management of Children with Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction -- 16 Urodynamics -- 17 Electrophysiology -- 18 Endoscopy -- 19 Simplified Approach and Practical Classification -- Part V: Conservative Treatment -- 20 Clean Intermittent Catheterization -- 21 Pharmacological Therapy in Neuropathic Bladder -- 22 Pelvic Floor Therapy -- 23 Sacral Nerve Stimulation -- 24 Botulinum Toxin Injections to Treat Neurogenic Bladder-Sphincter Dysfunction in Pediatric Patrients -- Part VI: Surgical Treatment -- 25 Endoscopic Approach to Urinary Incontinence in Pediatric Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction -- 26 Sling Procedures for Neuropathic Sphincter Incontinence -- 27 Bladder Neck Reconstructions in Children with Neurogenic Bladder -- 28 Artificial Urinary Sphincter -- 29 Enterocystoplasty -- 30 Gastrocystoplasty -- 31 Laparoscopic-Assisted Augmentation Ureterocystoplasty -- 32 The Mitrofanoff Principle in Urinary Reconstruction in Children -- 33 Management of Constipation In Neurogenic ladder Dysfunction -- 34 The Antegrade Continence Enema Procedure: Long-Term Results -- 35 Neurosurgical Treatment of Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction -- 36 Management of Orthopedic Prolems in Pediatric Patients with Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction -- 37 Fetal Surgery for Myelomeningocele -- Part VII: Complications -- 38 Infectious Complications of Neurogenic ladder in Children -- 39 Bladder Calculi in the Pediatric Augmented Bladder: Risk factors and Prevention Strategies -- 40 Neurologic Bladder Dysfunction: A Condition at Increased Risk of Bladder Malignancy? -- 41 Renal Failure and Neurogenic Bladder -- 42 Sexuality in Young People with Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction -- 43 Metabolic Consequences and Long-Term Complications of Enterocystoplasty in Children -- 44 Latex Allergy in Patients with Spina Bifida -- Part VIII: Prognosis -- 45 Congenital Neuropathic Bladder Dysfunction: Diagnostics and Prevention of Complicat
Summary Pediatric Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction (¡Pediatric NBD) offers a¡ leading international reference on the diagnostic and therapeutic approach to the pediatric patient with urinary problems due to spinal cord pathologies. It represents a unique guide for all the specialists involved in the management of this pathology. The contributors are international leading experts in clinical research and in surgical practice of this pathologic condition.¡All the aspects of NBD in children from the clinical and diagnostic evaluation to the pharmacological and surgical treatment are covered. Pediatric surgeons, pediatricians, general physicians and therapists will benefit from this clear, easy and up-to- date review of the diagnostic and therapeutic procedures adopted today.¡¡¡
Analysis geneeskunde
public health
urinary system
Medicine (General)
Geneeskunde (algemeen)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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In Springer e-books
Subject Neurogenic bladder.
Genitourinary organs -- Surgery.
Urinary Bladder, Neurogenic
Urogenital Surgical Procedures
children (people by age group)
Genitourinary organs -- Surgery
Neurogenic bladder
Form Electronic book
Author Esposito, Ciro
ISBN 9783540308676