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Urodynamic study: technical traps and difficulties with results interpretation – part II
Article published in Urologia Polska 2008/61/3.


Andrzej Prajsner
Oddział Kliniczny Urologii ¦l±skiego Uniwersytetu Medycznego w Katowicach


urodynamic study leak point pressure urethral pressure measurement neurophysiological tests


The paper presents technique of urodynamic studies. The most common technical problems are discussed and the way of their
The second part includes: evaluation of urethral closing mechanism, the EMG, UPP, estimation of stress leak point pressure, neurophysiological
Conclusions: A good knowledge of anatomy and pathophysiology of lower urinary tract, basic principles of physics and biomechanics
of fluids causes less problems with interpretation of outcomes. Analysis of correctly performed study is more simple and easier.


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