Injection of polydimethylsiloxane at the bladder neck achieved continence in 34% of neurogenic bladder cases. Results were better in girls with a stable bladder. Results deteriorated in the first 12 months of followup. No more than 3 injections are advised if a satisfactory result is not achieved.
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