International Journal of Clinical Urology


Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2022

  • Nephrectomy for No Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma with Venous Tumor Thrombus About One Case and Literature Review

    Smith Giscard Olagui, Mariette Nsa Bidzo, Ulrich Davy Ngabou, Ernest Belembaogo

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2022
    Pages: 66-70
    Received: 6 March 2022
    Accepted: 25 May 2022
    Published: 20 July 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijcu.20220602.11
    Abstract: Introduction: Extended total nephrectomy (ENT) is the treatment for localized or locally advanced renal cancer with vena cava tumor thrombus. The existence of a vena cava thrombus imposes a vascular surgery time which increases the intraoperative mortality and morbidity. Purpose: the purpose of this clinical case and to evaluate our surgical manage... Show More
  • Efficacy and Safety Outcomes of Monopolar Transurethral Resection of the Prostate in Abuja, Nigeria

    Muftau Jimoh Bioku, Ayoleke Ogunrinde, Emmanuel Ugwu, Olatunde Olawoye, Izuchukwu Benerdin Achusi, Quadri Sanni, Ahmed Saad Aliyu

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2022
    Pages: 71-75
    Received: 23 June 2022
    Accepted: 11 July 2022
    Published: 28 July 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijcu.20220602.12
    Abstract: Introduction: Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is the most common disease in older men. Its clinical manifestations as lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) negatively impact patients’ quality of life. Transurethral resection of prostate (TURP) has held a unique position as the front-line endoscopic treatment of BPH for many decades in developed na... Show More
  • Feasibility of Laparoscopic Pyeloplasty in Children Since Infancy

    Sergio Landa Juarez, Iris Saldana Sanchez, Ileana Mendez Gamboa, Carlos Garcia Hernandez

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2022
    Pages: 76-83
    Received: 17 July 2022
    Accepted: 8 August 2022
    Published: 31 August 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijcu.20220602.13
    Abstract: Background: For children with ureteropelvic junction obstruction, minimally invasive techniques offer better results for patients, but the traditional laparoscopic approach continues to be a surgical challenge, especially in infants, for which the benefit of this approach as a first-line choice is still being discussed. A retrospective analysis was... Show More
  • Urinary Myiasis in a Girl Due to a Telmatoscopus albipunctata Larva: Case Report

    Rosalinda Jimenez-Aguilar, Ernesto Maravilla-Franco, Dora Carranza-Salazar, Javier Martinez Bautista, Mauricio Cantellano Orozco, Willebaldo Tenorio Gutierrez

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2022
    Pages: 84-87
    Received: 26 August 2022
    Accepted: 13 September 2022
    Published: 27 September 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijcu.20220602.14
    Abstract: Myiases are parasitic infestations of humans or animals by fly larvae that infest skin, necrotic tissues, and natural cavities. They can be associated with nosocomial infections and cases of nasopharyngeal, testinic, and urinary myiasis have been reported. We presented a clinical case of urinary bladder myiasis and figure out the mechanism that all... Show More
  • Updates on Irrigation Fluids in Endourology and TUR Syndrome - A Systematic Review

    Bhalaguru Iyyan

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2022
    Pages: 88-94
    Received: 19 July 2022
    Accepted: 2 August 2022
    Published: 18 October 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijcu.20220602.15
    Abstract: Endourological procedures are considered to be the minimally invasive procedure among all urological strategy and cause dreadful complication even in experienced hands. Endourological procedure requires irrigating fluid to dilate mucosal space, to remove the blood clots, fragments, resected tissue from the surgical field and enhance the vision prop... Show More
  • A Detailed Analysis of a Pharmacokinetic Model for Testopel® Implants

    David T. Seitman M. S. BME, M. D., Joe J. Fallon M. D.

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2022
    Pages: 95-113
    Received: 1 September 2022
    Accepted: 12 October 2022
    Published: 29 October 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijcu.20220602.16
    Abstract: A novel pharmacokinetic model used to titrate therapy for implantable testosterone pellets (Testopel®) in a clinical patient is presented. The model accurately reflects measurements by the Esoterix Laboratory’s serum testosterone assay. The difference between the model’s predictions and the measured levels were clinically insignificant (mean absolu... Show More
  • Symptomatic Ureterocele in 59-Year-Old Woman: Surgical Management of Adult Ureterocele

    Sarah Johnson, Samuel Huff, Thomas Barefoot, Kellen Choi

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2022
    Pages: 114-118
    Received: 21 August 2022
    Accepted: 28 October 2022
    Published: 4 November 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijcu.20220602.17
    Abstract: To investigate the presentation and management of ureteroceles remaining asymptomatic until adulthood. A ureterocele is a congenital cystic dilation of the distal ureter upon its entry point into the bladder. This birth defect obstructs urine flow and can negatively impact proper renal function. Treatment options vary widely depending on the type o... Show More
  • Congenital Anterior Urethrocutaneous Fistula: A Case Report and Review of Literature

    Smith Giscard Olagui, Steevy Ndang Ngou Milama, Christelle Mezene, Dimitri Mbethe, Adrien Mougougou, Gloire Allogho Mbouye, Mariette Nsa Bidzo, Fatou Moutsinga, Jean Placide Owono Mbouengou, Eric Jacob Benizri

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2022
    Pages: 119-121
    Received: 8 May 2022
    Accepted: 28 October 2022
    Published: 8 December 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijcu.20220602.18
    Abstract: Introduction: Congenital anterior urethro-cutaneous fistula (CAUF) is an extremely rare abnormality that can register as a malformative entity with hypospadias or cord, or present in an isolated form. Purpose: The purpose of our observation is to present our surgical management of a case of CAUF. Observation: We describe the clinical case of a 10-y... Show More
  • Contribution of Histopathology to the Diagnosis of Buschke-Löwenstein Tumour in a Cameroonian Child and Suspected Child Abuse

    Coralie Reine Bertine Mendouga Menye, Emmanuel Armand Kouotou, Jean Cedrick Fouda, Rene Ghislain Essomba, Frantz Guy Epoupa Ngalle, Paul Jean Adrien Atangana

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2022
    Pages: 122-125
    Received: 11 November 2022
    Accepted: 2 December 2022
    Published: 27 December 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijcu.20220602.19
    Abstract: Introduction: Buschke-Löwenstein tumour (BLT) is a rare sexually transmitted infection of the skin caused by the Human Papilloma Virus with common involvement of the types 6 and 11. The preferential location being the genital area. It is very rare in children and mostly affects males over the age of 40. The diagnosis is mostly clinical. The goal st... Show More