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Title: Retroperitoneoscopic bilateral nephrectomy and extraperitoneal ureterocystoplasty in a child on peritoneal dialysis
Authors: Alam, Marianne
Abou Jaoudeh, Pauline
Zeidan, Smart
Diab, Nabil
Affiliations: Faculty of Medicine 
Keywords: Augmentation ureterocystoplasty
Continent diversion
Extraperitoneal
Nephrectomy
Peritoneal dialysis
Retroperitoneoscopy
Issue Date: 2020
Publisher: Elsevier
Part of: Urology Case Reports
Volume: 31
Abstract: 
A 4-year-old boy with posterior urethral valves and end stage kidney disease on peritoneal dialysis presented with high pressure non-compliant bladder with left ureterohydronephrosis. Inability to perform hemodialysis due to patient's weight exclusion, imposed the necessity to preserve peritoneal dialysis. A bilateral nephrectomy by retroperitoneoscopy with extraperitoneal augmentation ureterocystoplasty using left ureter and pelvis associated with continent diversion using right ureter as umbilical stoma was performed followed by kidney transplantation. An excellent outcome with voluntary voiding without CIC is reported eighteen months later. This treatment modality is the best option to manage End Stage Kidney Disease on peritoneal dialysis in those patients.
URI: https://scholarhub.balamand.edu.lb/handle/uob/5475
ISSN: 2214-4420
DOI: 10.1016/j.eucr.2020.101198
Ezproxy URL: Link to full text
Type: Journal Article
Appears in Collections:Faculty of Medicine

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