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Incomplete emptying is attributable to detrusor function and drainage from dilated upper tracts.
Renal concentrating abnormalities contribute to polyuria, and patients demonstrate decreased bladder sensation.
Patients’ function is improved by overnight catheter drainage, with or without daytime catheterization.
Patients with PUV require long-term monitoring of their renal function with urologists and nephrologists, and they demonstrate a lifetime cumulative risk of progression to end-stage renal disease.
Up to one-third of patients develop renal failure by early adulthood, and still more develop renal failure later in adult life.