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Transitional care in urology: the road to independence

Transition from child-centred to adult-centred care is a crucial step for patients with a congenital urological disease. The aims are clear: preserving kidney function, continence, sexuality and fertility. No universal model for this process has been defined, but, while research continues, attention to individual patient’s needs will ensure the best results.

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Morlacco, A., Bianco, M. & Dal Moro, F. Transitional care in urology: the road to independence. Nat Rev Urol 19, 691–692 (2022).

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