Changing bulking agent may require change in injection volume for endoscopic treatment of vesicoureteral reflux

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Tekın A. , Yagmur I., Tiryaki S. , Dokumcu Z. , Ulman İ. , Avanoglu A.

INTERNATIONAL BRAZ J UROL, cilt.44, ss.1194-1199, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Introduction: Various bulking agents were utilized for endoscopic correction of VUR. A study reviewing multi-institutional data showed that the amount of injection material has increased over time with the purpose of improving success rates, which also resulted in costs. We noticed an opposite trend in our center since we started using a new bulking agent. The aim of this study was to evaluate evolution of our practice with different bulking agents.