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History of appendicovesicostomy, clean intermittent catheterisation and appendicostomy, who were the inventors?

      In modern urology Paul Mitrofanoff is seen as the inventor of the use of the appendix for bladder catheterisation, published in French in 1980 [
      • Mitrofanoff P.
      Cystostomie continente trans-appendiculaire dans le traitement des vessies neurologiques [Trans-appendicular continent cystostomy in the management of the neurogenic bladder].
      ]. Whereas Lapides is considered to be the urologist responsible for the introduction of clean intermittent self catheterisation from his publication in 1971, [
      • Lapides J.
      • Diokno A.C.
      • Silber S.J.
      • Lowe B.S.
      Clean, intermittent self-catheterization in the treatment of urinary tract disease.
      ] and Malone introduced the cutaneous appendicostomy for antegrade flushing of the colon [
      • Malone P.S.
      • Ransley P.G.
      • Kiely E.M.
      Preliminary report: the antegrade continence enema.
      ].
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      References

        • Mitrofanoff P.
        Cystostomie continente trans-appendiculaire dans le traitement des vessies neurologiques [Trans-appendicular continent cystostomy in the management of the neurogenic bladder].
        Chir Pediatr. 1980; 21 (French. PMID: 7408090): 297-305
        • Lapides J.
        • Diokno A.C.
        • Silber S.J.
        • Lowe B.S.
        Clean, intermittent self-catheterization in the treatment of urinary tract disease.
        Trans Am Assoc Genito-urin Surg. 1971; 63 (PMID: 5137796): 92-96
        • Malone P.S.
        • Ransley P.G.
        • Kiely E.M.
        Preliminary report: the antegrade continence enema.
        Lancet. 1990 Nov 17; 336: 1217-1218https://doi.org/10.1016/0140-6736(90)92834-5
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