Chapter 10. Ureteral Reimplant Surgery

  1. Duncan T. Wilcox MBBS, MD, FEAPU Associate Professor4,
  2. Prasad P. Godbole FRCS, FRCS, (Paed) Consultant Paediatric Urologist5 and
  3. Martin A. Koyle MD, FAAP, FACS Professor of Urology Pediatrics Chief6,7
  1. Laurence S. Baskin MD Professor of Urology and Pediatrics Chief of Pediatric Urology1 and
  2. Gerald Mingin MD Assistant Professor of Surgery2,3

Published Online: 7 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444304183.ch10

Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management

Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management

How to Cite

Baskin, L. S. and Mingin, G. (2008) Ureteral Reimplant Surgery, in Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management (eds D. T. Wilcox, P. P. Godbole and M. A. Koyle), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444304183.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Pediatric Urology, Rose Mary Haggar Professorship in Urology, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX, USA

  2. 5

    Sheffield Children's NHS Trust, Sheffield, UK

  3. 6

    University of Washington, USA

  4. 7

    Division of Urology, Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    UCSF Children's Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA

  2. 2

    The University of Vermont, USA

  3. 3

    Attending Pediatric Urologist, Vermont Children's Hospital Burlington, VT, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 16 MAY 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405162685

Online ISBN: 9781444304183

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Keywords:

  • ureteral reimplant surgery;
  • vesicoureteral reflux (VUR);
  • who needs surgical intervention and in what form – children with VUR;
  • surgical techniques – transvesical to extravesical, laparoscopic, robotic, and endoscopic treatments;
  • megaureter;
  • postoperative reflux

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Who needs surgical intervention and in what form

  • Surgical techniques

  • Outcomes of surgical technique

  • Factors affecting the outcome of surgical correction

  • Preventative measures to avoid complications

  • Complications

  • Postoperative reflux

  • Suggested follow-up postreimplantation

  • References