Vesicoureteral Reflux

What is Vesicoureteral Reflux?

When urine is re-fluxed back into ureter from urinary bladder through the valve which actually prevents back flow it is called vesicouerteric reflux.It can lead to infections and also loss of functioning kidney tissue in long term.

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I am experiencing temporary pain in by back in the area of both kidneys when I wake up. This has been happening for about two months and thought it...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Vesicoureteral reflux...

Detailed Answer:
Hi, thank you for posting.

I have gone through your query and I understand your concerns....

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7 years old boy CT result:

"There is a small of free fluid identified within the pelvis which is abnormal"
What we have to do?

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Hi and welcome to XXXXXXX
Well, I dont get what did they mean by"abnormal". Small amount of pelvic clear fluid may be normal and is found in many...

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Dear Dr.My son is 4.5 years old and has developed renal cortical scarring in left kidney due to Vesicoureteral reflux (VUR). DMSA renal scan result...

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1. At his age rule out tuberous sclerosis, von Hippel-Lindau disease.
2. If he is to underwent surgery which means that the cyst is symptomatic...

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