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Vesicoureteral Reflux 1

Vesicoureteral Reflux 1: Introduction

Vesicoureteral Reflux 1: A urological abnormality where some of the urine flows from the bladder back into the kidneys. Vesicoureteral reflux may result from secondary causes such as a urinary tract blockage but primary vesicoureteral reflex results from a genetic defect which affects the development of the ureterovesical junction. Type 1 is linked to a defect in chromosome 1p13 and type 2 is linked to a defect in chromosome 3p12.3. A significant number of children (up to a third) who develop urinary tract infections have vesicoureteral reflux. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Vesicoureteral Reflux 1 is available below.

Symptoms of Vesicoureteral Reflux 1

Treatments for Vesicoureteral Reflux 1

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Causes of Vesicoureteral Reflux 1

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Vesicoureteral Reflux 1: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Vesicoureteral Reflux 1

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Prognosis for Vesicoureteral Reflux 1

Prognosis for Vesicoureteral Reflux 1: In some cases, the condition will eventually resolve itself as the ureter becomes longer with age but some cases may require surgery.

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