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Adair, Ann
February 2007
PN;Feb2007, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p32
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The article focuses on the common problems of the urinary tract system after spinal-cord injury. The urinary-tract problem may lead to or can be associated with autonomic dysreflexia. The patient should schedule an annual examination including x-rays of the kidneys, ureters, and bladder and an urodynamic evaluation as well as microscopic assessment of the blood and urine. A regular medical screening is needed to maintain good urologic health and for early detection of complexity.


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