DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for vesicoureteral reflux

Vesicoureteral reflux [DOID:9620]

Vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) is an abnormal movement of urine from the bladder into ureters or kidneys. Urine normally travels from the kidneys via the ureters to the bladder. In vesicoureteral reflux the direction of urine flow is reversed (retrograde).

Synonyms:  vesicoureteral reflux,  DOID:9620