Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons                           
Year : 2002  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 86--88

Transvesical fulguration of posterior urethral valves : a case report


AJ shah, AA Shah, RS Joshi, DN Patel, NN Battacharjee 
 Department of Pediatric Surgery, KM School of Postgraduate Med & Research, VS Hospital, Ellis bridge, Ahmedabad - 380 006

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AJ shah
Department of Pediatric Surgery, KM School of Postgraduate Med & Research, VS Hospital, Ellis bridge, Ahmedabad - 380 006

ABSTRACT: Transurethral fulguration of neonatal posterior urethral valves (PUV) is often not possible in many centers in India due to the lack of adequately small cysto-urethroscopes. We have avoided urinary diversion in one neonate by fulgurating the valve transvesically using a 14F resectoscope.


How to cite this article:
shah A, Shah A, Joshi R, Patel D, Battacharjee N. Transvesical fulguration of posterior urethral valves : a case report.J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2002;7:86-88


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shah A, Shah A, Joshi R, Patel D, Battacharjee N. Transvesical fulguration of posterior urethral valves : a case report. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2002 [cited 2022 Aug 19 ];7:86-88
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