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Urodynamics

  • R. B. Brown

Abstract

Urodynamics is the study of the flow of urine from the renal papilla to outside the body. It can be divided into the study of the upper urinary tract, the renal calyces, pelvis and ureter, and the study of the bladder and its outflow mechanism.

Keywords

Renal Pelvis Bladder Wall Urinary Flow Rate Urethral Stricture Detrusor Muscle 
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© ADIS Press 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. B. Brown
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Urology UnitAlfred HospitalMelbourneAustralia
  2. 2.Royal Australian NavyAustralia

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