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vesicoureteral reflux

Saturday 22 November 2003

Etiology (Examples)

- disruption of ROBO2 in congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract (CAKUT), as vesicoureteral reflux (VUR). (17357069)

References

- Murer L, Benetti E, Artifoni L. Embryology and genetics of primary vesico-ureteric reflux and associated renal dysplasia. Pediatr Nephrol. 2007 Jan 10; PMID: 17216254

- Eccles MR, Bailey RR, Abbott GD, Sullivan MJ. Unravelling the genetics of vesicoureteric reflux: a common familial disorder. Hum Mol Genet. 1996;5 Spec No:1425-9. PMID: 8875247