Subureteral injection of polytetrafluoroethylene (Teflon) for correction of vesicoureteral reflux was first utilized in 1981. Concerns about long-term effects remain, but the frequency of good results and the ease of achieving a cure make this endoscopic approach a valuable alternative to open repair.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||Urologic Clinics of North America|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1988|
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