MINNETONKA, Minn., April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Uroplasty, Inc. (NASDAQ: UPI), a medical device company that develops, manufactures and markets innovative proprietary products to treat voiding dysfunctions, today announced that the results of clinical studies using Uroplasty's Urgent® PC Neuromodulation System and Macroplastique® urethral bulking agent products are scheduled to be presented at three upcoming professional meetings. The meetings include the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) Annual Meeting in Washington DC, May 1 - 4; the American Urological Association (AUA) Annual Meeting in Washington DC, May 14 -17; and the American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) Annual Meeting in Vancouver, Canada, May 14 -18.
"There is a growing body of clinical evidence in support of our Urgent PC and Macroplastique products," said David Kaysen, President and CEO of Uroplasty. "This new data, along with previously published studies, confirms the efficacy and safety of both our products for the treatment of patients who suffer daily with overactive bladder or stress urinary incontinence."
* Fecal incontinence is not currently an FDA cleared indication for PTNS in the U.S.
About Uroplasty Uroplasty, Inc., headquartered in Minnetonka, Minnesota, with wholly-owned subsidiaries in The Netherlands and the United Kingdom, is a medical device company that develops, manufactures and markets innovative proprietary products for the treatment of voiding dysfunctions. Our focus is the continued commercialization of our Urgent® PC Neuromodulation System, the only FDA-cleared neuromodulation system that delivers posterior tibial nerve stimulation (PTNS) for the office-based treatment of overactive bladder and associated symptoms of urgency, frequency and urge incontinence. We also offer Macroplastique® Implants, an injectable urethral bulking agent for the treatment of adult female stress urinary incontinence primarily due to intrinsic sphincter deficiency. For more information on the company and its products, please visit Uroplasty, Inc. at www.uroplasty.com.
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