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reflux

[′rē‚fləks]
(chemical engineering)
In a chemical process, that part of the product stream that may be returned to the process to assist in giving increased conversion or recovery, as in distillation or liquid-liquid extraction.
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The study group was selected from patients with primary high-grade vesicoureteral reflux (grade IV or V) diagnosed by VCUG (X-ray contrast) with various complaints.
Lackgren, "Endoscopic treatment with dextranomer-hyaluronic acid for vesicoureteral reflux: histological findings," The Journal of Urology, vol.
Differences in urodynamic variables for vesicoureteral reflux depending on the neurogenic bladder type.
BULKAMID was granted CE approval in 2003 for use in the treatment of female stress urinary incontinence and in 2017 for the treatment of vesicoureteral reflux.
In postoperative voiding-cystourethrography, vesicoureteral reflux was observed in 2 children after the pneumatic lithotripsy and in 1 child operated on with a holmium laser, in which the defect was not diagnosed in the preoperative tests.
All patients had some form of renal insult due to vesicoureteral reflux (VUR), pyelonephritis, scarring, or dysplastic kidneys fulfilling the CKD criteria.
They are more vulnerable to obstruction, vesicoureteral reflux, infection, calculi, renal vascular hypertension, and trauma.
PHA occurs in infants under 3 months of age in the presence of obstructive uropathy, vesicoureteral reflux, and/or UTIs.
The global hyaluronic acid injections market segmentation is based on product types (single-injection cycle products, three-injection cycle products, five- injection cycle products), applications (osteoarthritis, ophthalmic, dermal fillers, vesicoureteral reflux).
* Pediatric vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) SB: Medical versus surgical treatment of primary vesicoureteral reflux: report of the International Reflux Study Committee.
Her past medical history revealed no pathology except for vesicoureteral reflux. On the basis of clinical presentation, our patient was diagnosed with anterior cervical hypertrichosis and she was considered to be a sporadic case due to lack of other similar cases in familial history.