The advantages and disadvantages of continent diversions to the skin, orthotopic bladder substitutes, and rectal bladders

Jae H. Kim, Anthony R Stone

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Recent surgical advances have made possible a variety of options in reconstruction of the lower urinary tract. This review will highlight recent work in the field of lower urinary tract reconstruction and attempt to give a better understanding of the advantages and disadvantages of continent cutaneous diversions, orthotopic neobladders, and rectal bladders.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)142-145
Number of pages4
JournalCurrent Opinion in Urology
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1997


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  • Urology

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