Carbon dioxide insufflation causes upper urinary tract injury in the early period of an experimental vesicoureteral reflux model


Kilincaslan H., Gundogdu G., TERZİ E. H., ÖZTÜRK H., FIRAT T., TOSUN M.

PEDIATRIC SURGERY INTERNATIONAL, vol.29, no.12, pp.1311-1320, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00383-013-3410-9
  • Journal Name: PEDIATRIC SURGERY INTERNATIONAL
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1311-1320
  • Bezmialem Vakıf University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Ureteral reimplantation via pneumovesicum is a new aspect of vesicoureteral reflux management. We aimed to determine the effects of carbon dioxide (CO2) insufflation on the upper urinary tract in an experimental model.