Advances in Clinical and Experimental Medicine

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Advances in Clinical and Experimental Medicine

2008, vol. 17, nr 2, March-April, p. 217–220

Publication type: review article

Language: English

A Child with Neurogenic Bladder – Diagnostic Examination

Dziecko z pęcherzem neurogennym – badania diagnostyczne

Paweł Kroll1,, Jacek Zachwieja2,, Andrzej Jankowski1,, Andrzej Antczak3,

1 Department of Pediatric Surgery, Traumatology and Urology, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Poland

2 Department of Pediatric Nephrology and Cardiology, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Poland

3 Department of Urology and Oncology, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Poland


This paper presents a short review of systems for the urological and nephrological monitoring of a child with neurogenic bladder. Different diagnostic procedures to be performed in these children are compared. On the basis of this review and the authors’ own experience, a diagnostic algorithm for a child with neurogenic bladder dysfunction is proposed.


W pracy przedstawiono zestawienie informacji z piśmiennictwa na temat postępowania urologicznego i nefrologicznego u dzieci z pęcherzem neurogennym. Zwrócono szczególną uwagę na dane dotyczące częstości wykonywania poszczególnych badań kontrolnych. Przedstawiono także własny algorytm postępowania diagnostycznego w tej grupie pacjentów.

Key words

neurogenic bladder, child, urodynamics, diagnostic algorithm

Słowa kluczowe

pęcherz neurogenny, diagnostyka, dzieci, algorytm

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