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Vesicoureteral Reflux (VUR): Pneumovesicoscopic Repair

  • Jean Stephane Valla
  • Agnese Roberti
  • Maria Escolino
  • Ciro EspositoEmail author
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Abstract

Vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) is one of the most important diseases in paediatric urology.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jean Stephane Valla
    • 1
  • Agnese Roberti
    • 2
  • Maria Escolino
    • 2
  • Ciro Esposito
    • 2
    Email author
  1. 1.Pediatric Surgery UnitCHU LenvalNiceFrance
  2. 2.Pediatric Surgery Unit, Department of Translational Medical Sciences (DISMET)University of Naples “Federico II”NaplesItaly

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