Staged pelvic closure of extreme pubic diastasis in the exstrophy-epispadias complex.

TitleStaged pelvic closure of extreme pubic diastasis in the exstrophy-epispadias complex.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2006
AuthorsMathews R, Gearhart JP, Bhatnagar R, Sponseller P
JournalThe Journal of urology
Volume176
Issue5
Pagination2196-8
Date Published2006 Nov
Abstract

Staged pelvic closure has been shown to be beneficial in achieving pubic approximation in children with the exstrophy-epispadias complex. We have continued to use this procedure in children with extreme pelvic diastasis and have updated our experience.

DOI10.1371/journal.pone.0064024
Alternate JournalJ. Urol.