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the amount by which something increases

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the statement of a theme in notes of greater duration (usually twice the length of the original)

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the act of augmenting

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However, it has been shown in an animal model that it is possible to experimentally dilate a normal ureter and successfully use this tissue for bladder augmentation.
The major advantages of bladder augmentation with uroepithelium are mainly related to the absence of mucus production, with a decreased likelihood of urinary infection and lithiasis.
Thus, the present results support the hypothesis that BAMG allow the functional regeneration of bladder substitute and prove to be a viable surgical alternative to bladder augmentation.
Bladder augmentation using allogenic bladder submucosa seeded with cells.
What is the need for additional bladder surgery after bladder augmentation in childhood?
Bladder augmentation using bowel segments is the standard treatment for restoring bladder storage function in patients with CTC.
Bladder augmentation using bowel segments is also performed in patients with SCI to reduce high intravesical pressure and increase bladder capacity while preserving upper urinary tract function.
Bladder augmentation, intermittent catheterization, and urinary undiversion are often unnecessary for people with cerebral palsy.
Lisa's doctors decided that a bladder augmentation might be a solution.
Ruthie felt that before the bladder augmentation was performed, Lisa should be in good health, strong, and have an adequate body weight.
The mean time between the initial bladder augmentation and conversion to an ileal conduit was 55 months (range: 4 to 220 months).
We have presented the second series in the urological literature of patients converted to a urinary diversion utilizing the patch from the original bladder augmentation.
Building on concepts generated through the application of SIS in bladder augmentation, it was speculated that homologous bladder ECM may provide a more suitable substrate for bladder regeneration.
She underwent an ileal bladder augmentation 4 years earlier without change in her symptoms.
Several procedures that can predispose a patient to stone formation include vesical neck suspension procedures or bladder augmentations.