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Local stcroidothcrapy with dilatation in the treatment of iatrogenic mcatal urethral strictures
Article published in Urologia Polska 2001/54/1.


Robert Klijer, Tadeusz Spruch, Marek Urban
Katedra i Klinika Urologii Akademii Medycznej w Lublinie Kierownik Kliniki: prof, drhab. med. Tadeusz Spruch


urethral, strictures, steroidotherapy


Objective. The aim of the study was the estimation of the usefulness of local steroidotherapy with dilatation in the treatment of iatrogenic urethral strictures.
Matherial and method. 8 patients with meatal urethral strictures after TURP were treated with dilatation and local injections of 40 mg of Depo-Medrol every 4-6 weeks.
Results. 7 patients (87.5%) were cured. There were no complications.
Conclusion. Local steroidotherapy with dilatation may be useful in the treatment of postrescction meatal urethral strictures.


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Robert Klijer
Klinika Urologii SPSK-4
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