VESICOURETERAL REFLUX, ETIOLOGY, DIAGNOSTICS, TREATMENT AND COMPLICATIONS-REVIEW ARTICLE

  • Smiljana Bundovska University Institute of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, University „ Ss. Cyril and Methodius”, Skopje, R.of North Macedonia
  • Gjulsen Selim University Clinic of Nephrology, Medical School, University „ Ss. Cyril and Methodius” Skopje, R.of North Macedonia

Abstract

Primary vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) is the commonest congenital urological abnormality in children, which is associated with an increased risk of urinary tract infection (UTI) and renal scarring, also called reflux nephropathy (RN), with a risk of late consequences: proteinuria, focal segmental glomerular sclerosis, hypertension, and chronic renal disease (CKD).


Key words:vesicoureteral reflux, abnormality, children.

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Published
2020-12-25
How to Cite
BUNDOVSKA, Smiljana; SELIM, Gjulsen. VESICOURETERAL REFLUX, ETIOLOGY, DIAGNOSTICS, TREATMENT AND COMPLICATIONS-REVIEW ARTICLE. Journal of Morphological Sciences, [S.l.], v. 3, n. 3, p. 93-99, dec. 2020. ISSN 2545-4706. Available at: <http://jms.mk/jms/article/view/152>. Date accessed: 28 jan. 2021.
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