Video Lectures
State-of-the-industry video lectures by leading urology experts
Latest Videos

ORLANDO, FL USA (UroToday.com) - Dr. Gwen Grimsby from Children’s Medical Center of Dallas, TX presented a series of patients with coronal fistula and well-fused glans wings who underwent reoperation with elevation of the glans instead of performing another TIP urethroplasty. Forty-five fistulas that were < 3mm in size were repaired in this manner. The first 17 had a 6F catheter placed for urinary diversion, but the next 20 patients in the series did not. Two fistulas recurred over 18 months of follow-up; 1 occurred in the group that was diverted and 1 in the group without diversion.

auaThus, small coronal fistulas with well-fused glans wings (not simply a skin bridge crossing the glans) do not require full redo TIP urethroplasty.

Presented by Gwen M. Grimsby at the Society for Pediatric Urology (SPU) Annual Meeting held concurrently with the American Urological Association (AUA) Annual Meeting - May 16 - 21, 2014 - Orlando, Florida USA

Children's Medical Center, Dallas, TX USA

Written by Michaella Prasad, MD of the Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, and medical writer for UroToday.com

 

Calendar
Upcoming urology industry events
August 1-5, 2018 / Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill Hotel
SUFU Research Foundation Resident Preceptorship 2018
August 3-4, 2018 / Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill
Best of ASCO 2018 - Washington, DC
August 10-11, 2018 / The Palmer House Hilton, Chicago, IL
Best of ASCO 2018 - Chicago, IL
August 28-31, 2018 / ICS 2018
International Continence Society 2018
Journals
Print publications focusing on urological cancer treatments through original commentary & articles
Everyday Urology Volume 2 Issue 4

Everyday Urology™ - Oncology Insights

From the Editor

PCAN cover

Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases

From the Editor