Does diabetes mellitus-induced bladder remodeling affect lower urinary tract
function? ICI-RS 2011.
Authors Kirschner-Hermanns R, Daneshgari F, Vahabi B, Birder L, Oelke M, Chacko S
Submitted By Firouz Daneshgari on 10/31/2012
Status Published
Journal Neurourology and urodynamics
Year 2012
Date Published 3/1/2012
Volume : Pages 31 : 359 - 364
PubMed Reference 22415965
Abstract Due to an increase in aging population and changing eating habits diabetes
mellitus (DM) type II is a rapidly increasing condition worldwide. Although not
so detrimental as other co-morbidities, uropathy contributes to a significantly
reduced quality-of-life in those affected. The purpose of this ICS-RS report is
to highlight clinical and basic research data to outline directions for further
research and possible treatment approaches.


Investigators with authorship
NameInstitution
Lori BirderUniversity of Pittsburgh Medical Center-Health System
Firouz DaneshgariCase Western Reserve

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