Constance Monitto, Author at Pulmonology Advisor

Constance Monitto

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Ureteral Reimplantation

What the Anesthesiologist Should Know before the Operative Procedure Ureteral reimplantation is usually performed to treat high grade (Grade III-V) vesicoureteral reflux (VUR), where reflux is associated with calyceal blunting and, at times, ureteral dilatation. Untreated VUR can result in chronic/recurrent UTIs, renal scarring, renal insufficiency, hypertension, and impaired somatic growth. The incidence of VUR…

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