Bladder augmentation and urinary diversion in patients with neurogenic bladder: Surgical considerations
Journal of Pediatric Urology, 03/16/2012
Stein R et al. – Surgical complications specific to urinary diversion include: ureterointestinal stenosis, stomal stenosis, stone formation, bladder perforation, and shunt infection and obstruction. Surgical revision is required in around one third of patients. Careful lifelong follow–up of these patients is necessary, as some of these complications can occur late.