Which factors predict upper urinary tract deterioration in overactive neurogenic bladder dysfunction?

Ozkan B. , Demirkesen O., Durak H., Uygun N., Ismailoglu V., Cetinel B.

UROLOGY, vol.66, no.1, pp.99-104, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 66 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.urology.2005.02.009
  • Title of Journal : UROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.99-104


Objectives. To determine whether bladder histopathologic changes, detrusor leak point pressure (DLPP), disease duration, and preoperative catheterization time can predict for upper urinary tract (UUT) deterioration in patients with overactive neurogenic bladder dysfunction (ONBD).