Posterior urethral valve

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What is posterior urethral valve?

Posterior urethral valves is characterized as the obstruction of urine within the urethra. The urethra is the tube that drains urine from the bladder to outside the body. The urethral valves are small tissue, this tissue may impede the flow of urine, causing damage to the urinary system.

Common symptoms reported by people with posterior urethral valve

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with posterior urethral valve

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Bystolic)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
posterior urethral valve (1)

Data from patients with posterior urethral valve, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with posterior urethral valve

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Bystolic)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
posterior urethral valve (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with posterior urethral valve, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has posterior urethral valve on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 2
30s 0
40s 1
50s 0
60s 0
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Sex

Distribution of sex

33% Female
67% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 0
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from posterior urethral valve patients who have completed their condition history
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