Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Reflux Urinary Treatment

Treatment for reflux nephropathy usually includes antibiotics to prevent kidney infections and medications that relax the bladder. Some of these patients need to have the condition corrected surgically.

Treatment options for reflux nephropathy include:

Reflux Urinary Specialist

Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat reflux nephropathy:

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Last Updated: Oct 13, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Reflux Urinary References
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  2. Smellie JM, Barratt TM, Chantler C, Gordon I, Prescod NP, Ransley PG, Woolf AS. Medical versus surgical treatment in children with severe bilateral vesicoureteric reflux and bilateral nephropathy: a randomised trial. Lancet. 2001 Apr 28;357(9265):1329-33. [11343739]
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