• Exstrophy of the bladder: status update on the problem (a literature review)

Exstrophy of the bladder: status update on the problem (a literature review)

PAEDIATRIC SURGERY.UKRAINE.2018.3(60):100-104; doi 10.15574/PS.2018.60.100

Averin V. I., Kandratyeva O. V., Zabarovsky A. V., Stashkov A. K.
Educational Institution «Belarusian State Medical University», Minsk
SI «Republican Scientific and Practical Center of Pediatric Surgery», Minsk, the Republic of Belarus

A literature review in the past five years on the subject of bladder exstrophy in patients of different age groups is presented. The paper studies the matters of aetiopathogenesis, epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment, complications, as well as afterhistory (20-30 years).

Key words: children, bladder exstrophy, treatment, long-term outcomes.


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Article received: Mar 02, 2018. Accepted for publication: Sep 10, 2018.