2 Aug 2019

Advanced Soft Tissue Surgery - Urinary Tract Surgery



Key Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss the pathophysiology of urolithiasis and treatment options for calculi within the kidney, ureter, bladder and/or urethra.
  • Describe urinary tract neoplasia – types, treatment options and prognosis.
  • Outline the pathophysiology and management of ureteral obstruction including the decision-making process for treatment of individual cases.
  • Be familiar with available options for treatment of ureteral obstruction including surgery, lithotripsy and stenting.
  • Discuss the pathophysiology of urinary incontinence.
  • List the pros and cons of a variety of surgical treatments for urinary incontinence including laser ablation of ectopic ureters, hydraulic occluders, collagen injections and colposuspension.

Includes a practical session where nephrotomy, nephrectomy, ureterotomy in dogs, ureteral reimplantation, colposuspension and cystopexy can be practised.

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