J Pediatr Urol 2022 Apr 27. Epub 2022 Apr 27.
Institute of Surgical Research, University of Szeged, Pulz u.1., Szeged, H-6724, Hungary; Department of Paediatric Urology, Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, Oxford Rd, Manchester, M13 9WL, United Kingdom. Electronic address:
Introduction: Mucus production by the intestinal segment used in bladder augmentation results in long term concerns especially stones and UTI. Bladder augmentation with demucosalized intestinal flap is a potential promising approach for mucus-free bladder augmentation, however the contraction of the flap remains a major concern. Mucosectomy has been shown to result in abrupt and immediate cessation of microcirculation in the ileum. Read More