Pediatr Surg Int 2022 May 4. Epub 2022 May 4.
Department of Pediatric Nephrology, İzmir Faculty of Medicine, University of Health Sciences, Izmir, Turkey.
Objective: To present baseline characteristics and the long-term treatment results of three groups of patients with idiopathic detrusor overactivity (IDOD) and vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) according to different treatment regimens, which underwent endoscopic subureteric injection (STING) in the early phase of targeted treatment (TT) (ES group), underwent STING in the late phase of TT (LS group) and with TT only (TT group).
Patients And Methods: A total of 49 IDOD cases with VUR which were divided into three groups according to treatment regimens were evaluated in terms of age, symptoms, bladder capacities, involuntary contraction pressures (ICP), presence and degree of renal scar, differential renal functions (DF), new scar formation and STING success.
Results: There was no significant difference between the groups in terms of age, side, symptoms, presence of urinary tract infection (UTI), DF, ICP and bladder capacity at diagnosis. Read More