urethral stricture

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  1. ncbi Etiology of urethral stricture disease in the 21st century
    Nicolaas Lumen
    Department of Urology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Urol 182:983-7. 2009
  2. ncbi Small intestine submucosa in urethral stricture repair in a consecutive series
    Stefan Hauser
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Urologie, Rheinische Friedrich Wilhelms Universitat, Bonn, Germany
    Urology 68:263-6. 2006
  3. ncbi Synchronous urethral stricture reconstruction via 1-stage ascending approach: rationale and results
    Joshua P Langston
    Urology Service, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, USA
    J Urol 181:2161-5. 2009
  4. pmc Cystoscopic-guided balloon dilation of a urethral stricture in a female dog
    Michael W Wood
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Veterinary Teaching Hospital, North Carolina State University, 4700 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27606, USA
    Can Vet J 48:731-3. 2007
  5. ncbi Giant calculus of the posterior urethra following recurrent penile urethral stricture
    A Hegele
    Department of Urology, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany
    Urol Int 69:160-1. 2002
  6. ncbi Anastomotic urethroplasty for bulbar urethral stricture: analysis of 168 patients
    Richard A Santucci
    Department of Urology, University of California School of Medicine and Urology Service, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Urol 167:1715-9. 2002
  7. ncbi The use of halofuginone in limiting urethral stricture formation and recurrence: an experimental study in rabbits
    Mehdi Jaidane
    Department of Urology, Urology and Nephrology Center, Mansoura University, Mansoura, Egypt
    J Urol 170:2049-52. 2003
  8. ncbi Balloon dilation of a urethral stricture in a dog
    S L Bennett
    University of Melbourne Veterinary Clinic and Hospital, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee Victoria 3030
    Aust Vet J 83:552-4. 2005
  9. ncbi Rapamycin inhibits formation of urethral stricture in rabbits
    Tie Chong
    Department of Urology, The Second Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Xi an Jiaotong University, Xi an 710004, Shaanxi, People s Republic of China
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 338:47-52. 2011
  10. ncbi Low-power holmium:YAG laser urethrotomy for urethral stricture disease: comparison of outcomes with the cold-knife technique
    Mustafa Atak
    Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, Zonguldak Karaelmas University, Zonguldak, Turkey
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 27:503-7. 2011

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  1. ncbi Etiology of urethral stricture disease in the 21st century
    Nicolaas Lumen
    Department of Urology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Urol 182:983-7. 2009
    We determined the current etiology of urethral stricture disease in the developed world and whether there are any differences in etiology by patient age and stricture site.
  2. ncbi Small intestine submucosa in urethral stricture repair in a consecutive series
    Stefan Hauser
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Urologie, Rheinische Friedrich Wilhelms Universitat, Bonn, Germany
    Urology 68:263-6. 2006
    ..To define the feasibility of acellular porcine small intestine submucosa (SIS) as a xenograft implant. SIS is commercially available and approved for use in humans...
  3. ncbi Synchronous urethral stricture reconstruction via 1-stage ascending approach: rationale and results
    Joshua P Langston
    Urology Service, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, USA
    J Urol 181:2161-5. 2009
    ..We present our experience with the reconstruction of synchronous urethral strictures...
  4. pmc Cystoscopic-guided balloon dilation of a urethral stricture in a female dog
    Michael W Wood
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Veterinary Teaching Hospital, North Carolina State University, 4700 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27606, USA
    Can Vet J 48:731-3. 2007
    ..Cystoscopic examination revealed a urethral stricture in the proximal urethra that was dilated by use of an angioplasty balloon (Gruntzig angioplasty balloon) ..
  5. ncbi Giant calculus of the posterior urethra following recurrent penile urethral stricture
    A Hegele
    Department of Urology, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany
    Urol Int 69:160-1. 2002
    A case of an unusually large, proximal urethral calculus located very close to the external sphincter and caused by recurrent urethral stricture is presented.
  6. ncbi Anastomotic urethroplasty for bulbar urethral stricture: analysis of 168 patients
    Richard A Santucci
    Department of Urology, University of California School of Medicine and Urology Service, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Urol 167:1715-9. 2002
    We reviewed our experience with anastomotic urethroplasty for anterior urethral stricture.
  7. ncbi The use of halofuginone in limiting urethral stricture formation and recurrence: an experimental study in rabbits
    Mehdi Jaidane
    Department of Urology, Urology and Nephrology Center, Mansoura University, Mansoura, Egypt
    J Urol 170:2049-52. 2003
    We developed a reproducible animal model for the induction of urethral stricture in the rabbit and evaluated the role of halofuginone in limiting stricture formation.
  8. ncbi Balloon dilation of a urethral stricture in a dog
    S L Bennett
    University of Melbourne Veterinary Clinic and Hospital, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee Victoria 3030
    Aust Vet J 83:552-4. 2005
    ..The urethral obstruction was resolved by balloon dilation of the stricture under fluoroscopic guidance...
  9. ncbi Rapamycin inhibits formation of urethral stricture in rabbits
    Tie Chong
    Department of Urology, The Second Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Xi an Jiaotong University, Xi an 710004, Shaanxi, People s Republic of China
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 338:47-52. 2011
    ..Fibrosis is also involved in urethral stricture. Therefore, we investigated the effect of rapamycin on the inhibition of urethral stricture formation in a ..
  10. ncbi Low-power holmium:YAG laser urethrotomy for urethral stricture disease: comparison of outcomes with the cold-knife technique
    Mustafa Atak
    Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, Zonguldak Karaelmas University, Zonguldak, Turkey
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 27:503-7. 2011
    ..No intra- or postoperative complications were encountered. Use of Ho:YAG laser in the management of urethral stricture disease is a safe and effective method...
  11. ncbi Holmium laser core-through urethrotomy for traumatic obliterative strictures of urethra: initial experience
    P N Dogra
    Department of Urology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Urology 64:232-5; discussion 235-6. 2004
    ..To determine the safety and efficacy of holmium laser core-through urethrotomy (HolCTU) for the treatment of post-traumatic obliterative stricture of the urethra...
  12. ncbi "Hanging" of the buccal mucosal graft for urethral stricture repair after failed hypospadias
    Miroslav L Djordjevic
    School of Medicine, Department of Urology, University of Belgrade, Tirsova 10, Belgrade, Serbia
    J Urol 185:2479-82. 2011
    b>Urethral stricture is the second most common complication of hypospadias repair after urethrocutaneous fistula. Usually more than 1 procedure is needed for correction due to a lack of available tissue after previous repairs...
  13. ncbi Application of endoscopic Ho:YAG laser incision technique treating urethral strictures and urethral atresias in pediatric patients
    Sun Futao
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Qilu Hospital of Shandong University, 107 West Culture Road, Jinan City, 250012, China
    Pediatr Surg Int 22:514-8. 2006
    ..With the advantages of safety, efficacy and minimal invasion, endoscopic Ho:YAG laser incision technique could be used as a primary treatment in urethral stricture patients and is worthy to be popularized further in pediatric surgery.
  14. ncbi Obliterated urethra: holmium:yttrium-aluminum-garnet cut-to-light with urolume stenting
    M Monga
    Division of Urology, University of California, San Diego, California 92103-8897, USA
    Tech Urol 7:266-70. 2001
    ..With the goal of reducing the stricture recurrence rate, we performed a modified cut-to-light procedure using a holmium:yttrium-aluminum-garnet laser and UroLume stenting in a 76-year-old man with urethral obliteration...
  15. ncbi Effect of intraurethral captopril gel on the recurrence of urethral stricture after direct vision internal urethrotomy: Phase II clinical trial
    Mehdi Shirazi
    Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Faghihi Hospital, Zand Avenue, 71345 51154 Shiraz, Iran
    Int J Urol 14:203-8. 2007
    The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effect of intraurethral captopril gel as an antifibrotic agent on patients with urethral stricture.
  16. ncbi Urethral stricture following high dose rate brachytherapy for prostate cancer
    Lisa Sullivan
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and University of Melbourne, Australia
    Radiother Oncol 91:232-6. 2009
    ..To evaluate the incidence, timing, nature and outcome of urethral strictures following high dose rate brachytherapy (HDRB) for prostate carcinoma...
  17. ncbi 980-nm diode laser treatment for recurrent urethral strictures
    S Guazzieri
    Department of Urology, ULSS 1, Belluno, Italy
    Eur Urol 39:19-22. 2001
    ..Our experience with laser treatment of urethral strictures with a 980-nm diode laser is reported...
  18. ncbi Neodymium-YAG laser core through urethrotomy in obliterative posttraumatic urethral strictures after failed initial urethroplasty
    P N Dogra
    Department of Urology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Urol Int 68:265-7. 2002
    ..To assess the feasibility, problems and results of Nd-YAG laser core through urethrotomy in the management of failed urethroplasty for posttraumatic bulbomembranous urethral strictures...
  19. ncbi Correlation between prostate brachytherapy-related urethral stricture and peri-apical urethral dosimetry: a matched case-control study
    James J Earley
    Department of Medical Physics, Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Guildford, UK
    Radiother Oncol 104:187-91. 2012
    Radiation dose to the bulbomembranous urethra has been shown to correlate with urethral stricture formation...
  20. ncbi Nd-YAG laser core-through urethrotomy in obliterative posttraumatic urethral strictures in children
    P N Dogra
    Department of Urology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, 110029 New Delhi, India
    Pediatr Surg Int 19:652-5. 2003
    ..Four required optical urethrotomy/endoscopic dilatation at least twice. Nd-YAG laser core-through urethrotomy is a safe and effective procedure for the management of obliterative posttraumatic urethral strictures in children..
  21. ncbi What is the place of internal urethrotomy in the treatment of urethral stricture disease?
    Andre M Naude
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Stellenbosch and Tygerberg Hospital, Tygerberg, South Africa
    Nat Clin Pract Urol 2:538-45. 2005
    As a treatment for male urethral stricture, internal urethrotomy (IU) has the advantages of ease, simplicity, speed and short convalescence...
  22. ncbi Eosinophilic cystitis associated with urethral stricture disease from pelvic trauma. Case report and literature review
    G Martino
    Department of Surgical Sciences, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    G Chir 26:425-9. 2005
    We report a case of eosinophilic cystitis (EC) in a 65-year-old man with urethral stricture disease from blunt pelvic traumatic event...
  23. ncbi [Holmium laser urethrotomy for male urethral stricture]
    Jun Xiao
    Department of Urology, Anhui Provincial Hospital, Anhui Medical University, Hefei, Anhui 230001, China
    Zhonghua Nan Ke Xue 14:734-6. 2008
    To evaluate transurethral holmium laser incision, its safety and effect in the treatment of male urethral stricture.
  24. ncbi Unusual cause of failure of end-to-end anastomotic urethroplasty for traumatic obliterative bulbar urethral stricture
    Mayank M Agarwal
    Department of Urology, Advanced Urology Center, Nehru Hospital, PGIMER, Chandiagrh, India
    Urology 78:331-3. 2011
    End-to-end anastomotic urethroplasty (EEA) for traumatic bulbar urethral stricture has excellent long-term success rate...
  25. ncbi Urethroplasty for refractory anterior urethral stricture
    Jean V Joseph
    Institute of Urology, London, UK
    J Urol 167:127-9. 2002
    ..We present our results managing anterior urethral strictures previously treated with urethroplasty and/or urethrotomy...
  26. ncbi Staged pendulous-prostatic anastomotic urethroplasty followed by reconstruction of the anterior urethra: an effective treatment for long-segment bulbar and membranous urethral stricture
    Deng Long Wu
    Department of Urology, Affiliated Sixth People s Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, China
    Eur Urol 51:504-10; discussion 510-11. 2007
    To describe a novel surgical technique for male long-segment urethral stricture after pelvic trauma using the intact and pedicled pendulous urethra to replace the bulbar and membranous urethra, followed by reconstruction of the anterior ..
  27. ncbi Etiology and current clinical characteristics of male urethral stricture disease: experience from a public teaching hospital in Senegal
    Boubacar Fall
    Service urologie andrologie, CHU Aristide Le Dantec, BP 35354 Colobane, Dakar, Senegal
    Int Urol Nephrol 43:969-74. 2011
    To identify the etiology and current clinical characteristics of male urethral stricture disease (USD) in Senegal.
  28. ncbi Defining a patient-reported outcome measure for urethral stricture surgery
    Matthew J Jackson
    Department of Urology, Newcastle upon Tyne NHS Foundation Trust, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Eur Urol 60:60-8. 2011
    A systematic literature review did not identify a formally validated patient-reported outcome measure (PROM) for urethral stricture surgery.
  29. ncbi Outcome of urethroplasty for urethral stricture at Jos Universitry Teaching Hospital
    N K Dakum
    Department of Surgery, Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 11:300-4. 2008
    The treatment of urethral stricture disease has remained a challenge over the years. The outcome has also been varied, with recurrent stricture being a major concern...
  30. ncbi The new pattern of urethral stricture disease in Lagos, Nigeria
    K H Tijani
    Department of Surgery, Lagos University Teaching Hospital and College of Medicine, University of Lagos
    Niger Postgrad Med J 16:162-5. 2009
    The study is a follow up to two separate studies done in this centre 42 and 20 years ago on the changing pattern of urethral stricture disease(USD). It assesses the aetiology,the general pattern and treatment outcome in our centre.
  31. ncbi Holmium laser urethrotomy for urethral stricture
    A Z M Z Hossain
    Deptt of Urology, Dhaka Medical College Hospital
    Bangladesh Med Res Counc Bull 30:78-80. 2004
    ..Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) to evaluate the outcome of Laser urethrotomy for the treatment of urethral stricture. For this purpose, 30 male patients aged 15 to 60 years with short segment anterior urethral stricture (>2cm)..
  32. ncbi Early urinary retention after catheter removal following radical prostatectomy predicts for future symptomatic urethral stricture formation
    Jeffrey S Montgomery
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0330, USA
    Urology 70:324-7. 2007
    ..Its effect on subsequent urethral stricture formation has not been established...
  33. ncbi Using stainless steel chopstick for self-performing urethral sounding in preventing recurrence of anterior urethral stricture
    Yu Hung Lin
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 69:189-92. 2006
    Male urethral stricture is prone to recurrence, ranging from 40% to 80% according to the length of stricture no matter what treatment is introduced. Therefore, it has long been a common challenge for urologists to handle the problem...
  34. ncbi Can outcome of internal urethrotomy for short segment bulbar urethral stricture be predicted?
    Anil Mandhani
    Department of Urology and Renal Transplantation, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, UP, India
    J Urol 173:1595-7. 2005
    ..We predicted the outcome of visual internal urethrotomy (VIU) by measuring the percentage of lumen narrowing at the stricture site on retrograde urethrography (RGU)...
  35. ncbi Buccal mucosa graft urethroplasty for anterior urethral stricture repair: evaluation of the impact of stricture location and lichen sclerosus on surgical outcome
    Laurence A Levine
    Department of Urology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Urol 178:2011-5. 2007
    ..We report our experience with buccal mucosa grafts for anterior urethral strictures. We compared outcomes in the pendulous and bulbar urethra as well as the impact of lichen sclerosus on success...
  36. ncbi Low-power holmium:YAG laser urethrotomy for treatment of urethral strictures: functional outcome and quality of life
    Stefan Kamp
    Department of Urology, Mannheim University Hospital, Mannheim, Germany
    J Endourol 20:38-41. 2006
    To evaluate the efficacy of endourethrotomy with the holmium:YAG laser as a minimally invasive treatment for urethral stricture.
  37. ncbi Dorsal onlay buccal mucosa versus penile skin flap urethroplasty for anterior urethral strictures: results from a randomized prospective trial
    Deepak Dubey
    Department of Urology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    J Urol 178:2466-9. 2007
    ..In a randomized controlled study we compared outcomes of buccal mucosa dorsal onlay vs skin flap dorsal onlay urethroplasty in patients with complex anterior urethral strictures...
  38. ncbi Modified annular penile skin flap for repair of pan-anterior urethral stricture
    Zaki M El Dahshoury
    Urology Department, Sohag University Hospital, Sohag, Egypt
    Int Urol Nephrol 41:889-94. 2009
    ..To review our experience with a zigzag shape annular penile fasciocutaneous flap (modified McAninch flap) for reconstruction of pan-anterior urethral strictures...
  39. ncbi Patient satisfaction with the outcome of surgery for urethral stricture
    Thomas M Kessler
    Department of Urology, General Hospital Hamburg Harburg, Hamburg, Germany
    J Urol 167:2507-11. 2002
    ..We assessed patient satisfaction with the outcome of surgery for urethral strictures and compared it with objective clinical data...
  40. ncbi Holmium laser core through internal urethrotomy with explantation of UroLume stent. An ideal approach for a complicated posterior urethral stricture
    N P Gupta
    Department of Urology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Int J Urol 11:343-4. 2004
    Although the UroLume wallstent has been proven effective in the treatment of recurrent urethral stricture, obstruction may recur in some cases...
  41. ncbi Modified urethral pull-through operation for posterior urethral stricture and long-term outcome
    Pingxian Wang
    Department of Urology, Second Affiliated Hospital, Third Military Medical University, Chongqing, People s Republic of China
    J Urol 180:2479-85. 2008
    We present our experience, technique and long-term results of the modified urethral pull-through operation for posttraumatic posterior urethral stricture.
  42. ncbi Primary urethral reconstruction: the cost minimized approach to the bulbous urethral stricture
    Keith F Rourke
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Urol 173:1206-10. 2005
    Treatment for urethral stricture disease often requires a choice between readily available direct vision internal urethrotomy (DVIU) and highly efficacious but more technically complex open urethral reconstruction...
  43. ncbi Anastomotic urethroplasty for posttraumatic urethral stricture: previous urethral manipulation has a negative impact on the final outcome
    Thibaut Culty
    Department of Urology, Bichat Hospital, Paris, France
    J Urol 177:1374-7. 2007
    We evaluated the long-term results of anastomotic urethroplasty for posttraumatic urethral stricture and assessed the impact of previous endourethral/surgical intervention on the subsequent outcome.
  44. ncbi Anastomotic contracture and incontinence after radical prostatectomy: a graded approach to management
    Jennifer Tash Anger
    Division of Urology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Urol 173:1143-6. 2005
    ..It is particularly important that AC should be resolved before artificial urinary sphincter (AUS) implantation, because instrumentation through the AUS can risk erosion...
  45. ncbi Endoscopic antegrade laser incision in the treatment of urethral stricture
    Kei Matsuoka
    Department of Urology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Urology 60:968-72. 2002
    ..Endoscopic internal urethrotomy involves the use of a guidewire or ureteral catheter that is passed through the stricture as an indicator for retrograde incision...
  46. ncbi Successful treatment of recurrent vesicourethral stricture after radical prostatectomy with holmium laser: report of three cases
    Tetsuo Hayashi
    Department of Urology, Saitama Medical Center, Saitama Medical School, Kawagoe, Saitama, Japan
    Int J Urol 12:414-6. 2005
    ..There were two specific characteristics in these three cases: the early onset of the stricture and the pinhole opening located on the top (12-o'clock) of the stricture wall...
  47. ncbi Endoscopic management of post-traumatic prostatic and supraprostatic strictures using Neodymium-YAG laser
    Ghulam Nabi
    Department of Urology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Int J Urol 9:710-4. 2002
    ..It can be carried out as a day care procedure in carefully selected patients and has no complications...
  48. ncbi Effect of intraurethral Mitomycin-C on healing and fibrosis in rats with experimentally induced urethral stricture
    Ali Ayyildiz
    Ankara Training and Education Hospital, 2nd Urology Clinic, Turkey
    Int J Urol 11:1122-6. 2004
    In the pathogenesis of urethral stricture, fibrosis is associated with an excessive collagen increase...
  49. ncbi Male urethral stricture disease
    Richard A Santucci
    Department of Urology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    J Urol 177:1667-74. 2007
    The incidence of urethral stricture disease in the United States is unknown...
  50. ncbi Long-term efficacy of distal penile circular fasciocutaneous flaps for single stage reconstruction of complex anterior urethral stricture disease
    Jared M Whitson
    Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Urol 179:2259-64. 2008
    We determined the overall efficacy and predictors of success of the distal penile circular fasciocutaneous flap in the management of complex anterior urethral stricture disease not due to lichen sclerosus.
  51. ncbi Urethral stricture repair with an off-the-shelf collagen matrix
    Abdel W El-Kassaby
    Center for Genitourinary Tissue Reconstruction, Department of Urology, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Urol 169:170-3; discussion 173. 2003
    ..We explored the feasibility of using a bladder submucosa collagen based inert matrix as a free graft substitute for urethral stricture repair.
  52. ncbi 11-year outcome analysis of endourethral prosthesis for the treatment of recurrent bulbar urethral stricture
    Darshan K Shah
    Department of Urology, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, New York, USA
    J Urol 170:1255-8. 2003
    In a North American multicenter trial of endourethral prosthesis for the treatment of recurrent bulbar urethral stricture we reported 2-year followup results for patients treated with the UroLume endoprosthesis (American Medical Systems, ..
  53. ncbi Impact of prior urethral manipulation on outcome of anastomotic urethroplasty for post-traumatic urethral stricture
    Bhupendra P Singh
    Department of Urology, BYL Nair Charitable Hospital and Topiwala National Medical College, Mumbai, India
    Urology 75:179-82. 2010
    ..To determine the impact of earlier urethral interventions on the outcomes of anastomotic urethroplasty in post-traumatic stricture urethra...
  54. ncbi Dorsal onlay versus ventral onlay urethroplasty for anterior urethral stricture: a meta-analysis
    Kunjie Wang
    Department of Urology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China
    Urol Int 83:342-8. 2009
    ..As the advantages and disadvantages of these two sites are still unclear, we systemically analyzed clinical articles reported in the literature...
  55. ncbi Repeat urethrotomy and dilation for the treatment of urethral stricture are neither clinically effective nor cost-effective
    T J Greenwell
    Institute of Urology, London, United Kingdom
    J Urol 172:275-7. 2004
    We developed an algorithm for the management of urethral stricture based on cost-effectiveness.
  56. ncbi Dorsal onlay graft urethroplasty using penile skin or buccal mucosa for repair of bulbar urethral stricture: results of a prospective single center study
    Marco Raber
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 48:1013-7. 2005
    ..To compare the outcomes of dorsal onlay graft urethroplasty using penile skin (PS) or buccal mucosa (BM) free grafts in the repair of adult bulbourethral strictures...
  57. ncbi Clinical outcome and quality of life assessment in patients treated with perineal urethrostomy for anterior urethral stricture disease
    Guido Barbagli
    Center for Reconstructive Urethral Surgery, Arezzo, Italy
    J Urol 182:548-57. 2009
    We performed a quality of life assessment for patients treated with perineal urethrostomy for anterior urethral stricture disease.
  58. doi Effect of intraurethral captopril gel on the recurrence of urethral stricture after direct vision internal urethrotomy: a novel molecular mechanism
    Hamid Namazi
    Int J Urol 15:562. 2008
  59. ncbi Post-traumatic posterior urethral stricture in children: how to achieve a successful repair
    Samir Orabi
    Section of Pediatric Urology, Department of Urology, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    J Pediatr Urol 4:290-4. 2008
    ..We present our experience of the management of children presenting with post-traumatic posterior urethral stricture.
  60. ncbi Predictors of recurrence of urethral stricture disease following optical urethrotomy
    A A Zehri
    Department of Surgery, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Int J Surg 7:361-4. 2009
    ..To assess the predictors of recurrence in Optical urethrotomy (OU) for male urethral strictures...
  61. ncbi Perineal anastomotic urethroplasty for posttraumatic urethral stricture with or without previous urethral manipulations: a review of 61 cases with long-term followup
    Nicolaas Lumen
    Department of Urology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Urol 181:1196-200. 2009
    ..We retrospectively analyzed cases of anastomotic urethroplasty for posttraumatic urethral strictures that were done at our center. Surgical and functional outcomes were evaluated. The impact of previous urethral manipulations was assessed...
  62. ncbi The use of pedicled appendix graft for substitution of urethra in recurrent urethral stricture
    Satish K Aggarwal
    New Delhi, India
    J Pediatr Surg 37:246-50. 2002
    ..Skin or mucosal grafts, currently used for this purpose, have a high complication rate. The authors describe the use of pedicled appendix for posterior urethral substitution...
  63. ncbi Urethral stricture assessment: a prospective study evaluating urethral ultrasonography and conventional radiological studies
    Nitin Gupta
    Department of Urology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    BJU Int 98:149-53. 2006
    ..To evaluate the accuracy of urethral ultrasonography (sono-urethrography, SUG) in determining the length of anterior urethral strictures, and for predicting the degree of spongiofibrosis...
  64. ncbi Dorsal onlay buccal mucosal graft urethroplasty in long anterior urethral stricture
    Biswajit Datta
    Department of Urology, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India
    Int Braz J Urol 33:181-6; discussion 186-7. 2007
    To assess the success of buccal mucosal graft (BMG) urethroplasty by the dorsal onlay technique in long anterior urethral stricture (> 2 cm long) through the midline perineal incision.
  65. ncbi A simplified protocol for evaluating and monitoring urethral stricture patients minimizes cost without compromising patient outcome
    Chukwudi O Okorie
    Pan African Academy of Christian Surgeons at Banso Baptist Hospital, Kumbo, NWP, Cameroon
    Trop Doct 40:134-7. 2010
    ..Follow-up can be done via phone calls and personal contact in many African countries where compliance is frequently less than encouraging. The spread of mobile phone networks across the continent has been remarkable...
  66. ncbi Long-term results of a self-expanding wallstent in the treatment of urethral stricture
    Mahreen Hussain
    The Institute of Urology, London, UK
    BJU Int 94:1037-9. 2004
    To report the long-term outcome over 12 years of using the urethral Urolume wallstent (AMS, Minnetonka, MI, USA) for treating recurrent bulbar urethral stricture disease.
  67. ncbi Management of urethral stricture disease: developing options for surgical intervention
    Andrew C Peterson
    Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    BJU Int 94:971-6. 2004
  68. ncbi Dorsal buccal mucosal graft urethroplasty by a ventral sagittal urethrotomy and minimal-access perineal approach for anterior urethral stricture
    N P Gupta
    Department of Urology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    BJU Int 93:1287-90. 2004
    To present the technique of dorsal buccal mucosal graft urethroplasty through a ventral sagittal urethrotomy and minimal access perineal approach for anterior urethral stricture.
  69. ncbi Dorsal free graft urethroplasty for urethral stricture by ventral sagittal urethrotomy approach
    H S Asopa
    Department of Surgery, Asopa Hospital and Research Centre, Agra, India
    Urology 58:657-9. 2001
    OBJECTIVES: To explore the feasibility of applying a dorsal free graft to treat urethral stricture by the ventral sagittal urethrotomy approach without mobilizing the urethra...
  70. ncbi Long-term results of surgery for urethral stricture: a statistical analysis
    Thomas M Kessler
    Department of Urology, General Hospital Hamburg Harburg, Stubbenberg 22, 21077 Hamburg, Germany
    J Urol 170:840-4. 2003
    We assessed the long-term results of surgery for urethral stricture by statistical methods using guidelines for survival analysis.
  71. ncbi Heroic measures may not always be justified in extensive urethral stricture due to lichen sclerosus (balanitis xerotica obliterans)
    Andrew C Peterson
    Division of Urology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Urology 64:565-8. 2004
    ..Many cases occur in a population already accustomed to seated voiding, leading us to re-evaluate this approach and, in some circumstances, recommend definitive perineal urethrostomy alone...
  72. ncbi Current controversies in anterior urethral stricture repair: free-graft versus pedicled skin-flap reconstruction
    H Wessells
    Section of Urology, University of Arizona, Tucson 85724 5077, USA
    World J Urol 16:175-80. 1998
    ..Thus, for reconstruction of complex anterior urethral strictures, both free-graft and flap procedures remain indispensable...
  73. ncbi Bulbar urethroplasty using buccal mucosa grafts placed on the ventral, dorsal or lateral surface of the urethra: are results affected by the surgical technique?
    Guido Barbagli
    Center for Urethral and Genitalia Reconstructive Surgery, Arezzo, Italy
    J Urol 174:955-7; discussion 957-8. 2005
    The use of buccal mucosa graft onlay urethroplasty represents the most widespread method of bulbar urethral stricture repair. The graft may be placed on the ventral or dorsal urethral surface according to surgeon experience and preference...
  74. ncbi Harvesting buccal mucosa graft under local infiltration analgesia--mitigating need for general anesthesia
    Apul Goel
    Department of Urology, King George s Medical University, Lucknow, India
    Urology 72:675-6. 2008
    ..A technique of graft harvesting under local anesthesia using 2% lidocaine solution with adrenaline (1:200,000) is described. This method requires a cooperative patient but saves the morbidity of general anesthesia...
  75. ncbi Donor-site morbidity in buccal mucosa urethroplasty: lower lip or inner cheek?
    Stefan Kamp
    Department of Urology, Mannheim University Hospital, Mannheim, Germany
    BJU Int 96:619-23. 2005
    ..To evaluate donor-site complications of buccal mucosa urethroplasty and whether there is a difference in morbidity between harvesting the mucosa graft from the inner cheek or the lower lip...
  76. ncbi Buccal mucosal grafts for urethroplasty: surgical technique and morbidity
    G Fabbroni
    Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, Leeds Dental Institute, Clarendon Way, Leeds LS2 9LU, UK
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 43:320-3. 2005
    ..There were four early (less than 6 weeks) complaints of mild trismus and one late complaint. All the grafts were successful...
  77. ncbi New concepts in feminizing genitoplasty--is the Fortunoff flap obsolete?
    Rafael Gosalbez
    Division of Pediatric Urology, Miami Children s Hospital and Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    J Urol 174:2350-3, discussion 2353. 2005
    ....
  78. ncbi Effect of mitomycin C on anterior urethral stricture recurrence after internal urethrotomy
    Hamid Mazdak
    Department of Urology, Azahra Hospital, Isfahan Medical University, Isfahan, Iran
    Eur Urol 51:1089-92; discussion 1092. 2007
    b>Urethral stricture is one of the oldest known urologic diseases and remains a common problem with high morbidity. Internal urethrotomy refers to any procedure that opens the stricture by incising or ablating it transurethrally...
  79. ncbi Buccal mucosa urethroplasty in the treatment of bulbar urethral strictures
    Vito Pansadoro
    Vincenzo Pansadoro Foundation, Rome, Italy
    Urology 61:1008-10. 2003
    ..To report our 8-year experience with buccal mucosa onlay urethroplasty with the dorsal approach in the treatment of bulbar urethral strictures. The buccal mucosal graft is widely used as an effective option for urethral reconstruction...
  80. ncbi Dorsal graft urethroplasty for female urethral stricture
    Alexander Tsivian
    Department of Urologic Surgery, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    J Urol 176:611-3; discussion 613. 2006
    Urethral strictures in females are uncommon, and treatment options and outcome are not well-defined with scanty reports. We describe a new method of urethroplasty for the repair of female urethral stricture.
  81. ncbi Incidence of urethral stricture after primary treatment for prostate cancer: data From CaPSURE
    Sean P Elliott
    Department of Urologic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Urol 178:529-34; discussion 534. 2007
    We determined the incidence of treatment for urethral stricture, including bladder neck contracture, after primary treatment for clinically localized prostate cancer.
  82. ncbi Obliterative urethral stricture: MR urethrography versus conventional retrograde urethrography with voiding cystourethrography
    Deuk Jae Sung
    Department of Radiology, College of Medicine, Korea University, Anam Hospital, 126 1, 5 ka Anam dong, Sungbuk Ku, Seoul 136 705, Korea
    Radiology 240:842-8. 2006
    ..study was to prospectively evaluate magnetic resonance (MR) urethrography for the depiction of obliterative urethral stricture. Twelve patients with obliterative urethral stricture were examined preoperatively with T2-weighted, T1-..
  83. ncbi Augmented anastomotic urethroplasty
    Robert Abouassaly
    Section of Presthetic Surgery and Genitourethral Reconstruction, Glickman Urological Institute A 100, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Urol 177:2211-5; discussion 2215-6. 2007
    ..This procedure is termed augmented anastomotic urethroplasty. To determine the effectiveness of this approach we reviewed our experience with augmented anastomotic urethroplasty in an 8-year period...
  84. ncbi Erectile function, sexual drive, and ejaculatory function after reconstructive surgery for anterior urethral stricture disease
    Bradley A Erickson
    Department of Urology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 303 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    BJU Int 99:607-11. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effect of urethral reconstructive surgery on sexual drive, erectile function and ejaculation...
  85. ncbi Ten cases of congenital urethral stricture in childhood with enuresis
    Mikio Sugimoto
    Department of Urology, Sakaide Municipal Hospital, Kagawa, Japan
    Int J Urol 12:558-62. 2005
    To report short-term clinical outcomes of endoscopic correction of congenital urethral stricture in 10 boys who suffer from enuresis resistant to conservative therapy.
  86. ncbi Bulbar urethral polyp mimicking a urethral stricture--report of case with review of literature
    Iqbal Singh
    Department of Urology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 29, India
    Int Urol Nephrol 36:375-7. 2004
    ..of such a case of recurrent bulbar urethral poly in a young adult who had presented with obstructive voiding symptoms mimicking a urethral stricture. He was successfully managed by urethrotomy excision and primary urethral repair.
  87. ncbi Buccal mucosal urethroplasty: a versatile technique for all urethral segments
    Deepak Dubey
    Department of Urology and Renal Transplant, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    BJU Int 95:625-9. 2005
    ....
  88. ncbi Johanson's staged urethroplasty revisited in the salvage treatment of 68 complex urethral stricture patients: presentation of total urethroplasty
    M Al-Ali
    Department of Urology and Renal Transplantation, At Rasheed Military Hospital, Baghdad, Iraq
    Eur Urol 39:268-71. 2001
    ..To show our experience with the staged Johanson's urethroplasty as a salvage treatment of difficult and complicated groups of patients, and to present the total urethroplasty technique...
  89. ncbi Congenital urethral stricture
    Thomas S Lendvay
    Riley Children s Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Urol 168:1156-7. 2002
  90. ncbi The augmented anastomotic urethroplasty: indications and outcome in 29 patients
    M L Guralnick
    Division of Urologic Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Urol 165:1496-501. 2001
    ..Greater than 90% of the patients are stricture-free and the results seem durable, although longer followup is needed. Complications are few and minor...
  91. ncbi Is warm temperature necessary to prevent urethral stricture in combined transurethral resection and vaporization of prostate?
    Jong Kwan Park
    Department of Urology, Institute for Medical Sciences, Chonbuk National University Medical School, Chonju, Korea
    Urology 74:125-9. 2009
    To compare the effect of warm and room temperature irrigation solution on the incidence of urethral stricture during combined transurethral resection and vaporization of the prostate (CTURVP)...
  92. ncbi Extracellular matrix changes in urethral stricture disease
    E Alexsandro Da-Silva
    Urogenital Research Unit, State University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Urol 168:805-7. 2002
    ..Little is known about the molecular environment in urethral stricture and the majority of the studies available focused on collagen analysis...
  93. ncbi [Male urethral stenosis: review of complications]
    Pedro Romero Pérez
    Servicio de Urologia, Hospital Marina Alta de Denia, Denia, Alicante, Espana
    Arch Esp Urol 57:485-511. 2004
    ..To study risk factors for the development of such complications and, based on them, identify groups of patients more susceptible to complications with the aim to establish prophylactic, therapeutic or follow-up actions...
  94. ncbi Vaginal flap urethroplasty for female urethral stricture disease
    E Ann Gormley
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Neurourol Urodyn 29:S42-5. 2010
    b>Urethral stricture disease in females is uncommon and is often treated with repeat dilation or internal urethrotomies...
  95. ncbi Treatment of urethral stricture in a female-to-male transsexual with a tubulized flap from the labia minora
    Pedro C Cavadas
    Division of Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, Centro de Rehabilitación de Levante, Valencia, Spain
    J Reconstr Microsurg 21:153-6. 2005
    ..A case of a female-to-male transsexual with recalcitrant urethral stricture after microvascular phalloplasty is reported...
  96. ncbi The tongue as an alternative donor site for graft urethroplasty: a pilot study
    Alchiede Simonato
    Department of Urology Luciano Giuliani, University of Genoa, Genoa, Milan, Italy
    J Urol 175:589-92. 2006
    ..The mucosa covering the lateral and under surface of the tongue is identical in structure with that lining the rest of the oral cavity. We evaluated LMGs for urethroplasty...
  97. ncbi Dorsal onlay skin graft bulbar urethroplasty: long-term follow-up
    Guido Barbagli
    Center for Reconstructive Urethral Surgery, Arezzo, Italy
    Eur Urol 53:628-33. 2008
    ..To report retrospectively long-term follow-up in a homogeneous group of patients who underwent dorsal onlay skin graft bulbar urethroplasty and to investigate which factors might influence long-term outcome...
  98. ncbi Surgical treatment of anterior urethral stricture diseases: brief overview
    Guido Barbagli
    Center for Reconstructive Urethral Surgery, Arezzo, Italy
    Int Braz J Urol 33:461-9. 2007
    ..References for this review were identified by searching PubMed and MEDLINE using the search terms "urethral stricture" or "urethroplasty" from 1995 to 2006. Descriptive statistics of the articles were provided...
  99. ncbi Application of dorsal preputial island flap in meatoplasty
    Demetrios Radopoulos
    Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 1st Department of Urology, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Urol Int 79:8-12. 2007
    ..The objective of this study is to present the correction of meatal stenosis using a preputial island flap, created on the dorsal surface of the penis...
  100. ncbi Re: Hamid Mazdak, Iraj Meshki and Fatemeh Ghassami. Effect of mitomycin C on anterior urethral stricture recurrence after internal urethrotomy. Eur Urol 2007;51:1089-92
    Chi Fai Ng
    Eur Urol 52:930. 2007
  101. ncbi Complications of hypospadias repair
    Alan B Retik
    Department of Urology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 29:329-39. 2002
    ..Over the last 30 years numerous new operations and techniques have been developed with the objective of achieving improved cosmetic results with minimal complications...

Research Grants10

  1. Sutureless Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy Using Laser Tissue Welding: Preclinic
    Yasmin Wadia; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..donor organ pool;partial nephrectomy for benign and malignant lesions;urethral repair: for hypospadias, urethral stricture, urethral diverticulum, and urethral fistulae and all surgical procedures that currently use sutures...
  2. Manufacturing Process for Albumin-ICG Solder & Denatured Albumin Scaffold
    Yasmin Wadia; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..on the waiting list); partial nephrectomy for benign lesions (500/year); Urethral repair: for hypospadias, urethral stricture, urethral diverticulum, and urethral fistulae (600/yr) and skin approximation (all surgical procedures that ..
  3. REGENERATION OF FUNCTIONAL SMOOTH MUSCLE TISSUE
    Emil Tanagho; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Specific Aim # 4. Clinical application of matrix-directed bladder regeneration. The investigators will initiate clinical trials for bladder augmentation and urethral stricture repair using organ specific acellular matrix.
  4. EFFECT OF BLADDER OUTLET OBSTRUCTION DETRUSOR FUNCTION
    William Steers; Fiscal Year: 1991
    Bladder outlet obstruction in elderly men due to prostatic hypertrophy, malignancy, or urethral stricture disease is common and can result in detrusor dysfunction...
  5. MECHANICAL REGULATION OF THE IGF SYSTEM IN THE BLADDER
    Brahim Chaqour; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..obstruction is a common complication that occurs as a result of neurogenic, prostatic, congenital and/or urethral stricture disease...
  6. Stretch Regulation and Function of Cyr61 in the Bladder
    Brahim Chaqour; Fiscal Year: 2004
    Bladder outlet obstruction occurs as a result of neurogenic, prostatic, congenital and urethral stricture diseases...
  7. Volume-Outcomes in Incontinence Surgery
    Jennifer Anger; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The primary outcome will be re-operation rates, repeat sling procedures (for failures), and other postoperative complications, stratified by high and low volume surgeons and hospitals. ..
  8. GENE THERAPY OF DIABETIC PENILE ENDOTHELIAL DYSFUNCTION
    Hunter Wessells; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Such a strategy may ultimately be beneficial to men with ED due to diabetes as well as smoking, hypercholesterolemia, and aging. ..
  9. Immortalized Human Cavernosal Endothelial Cells
    Hunter Wessells; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. Neural Melanocortin Signaling and Erectile Function
    Hunter Wessells; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The findings may allow us to develop receptor-specific therapeutic strategies, which may ultimately be beneficial to men and women with sexual dysfunction. ..