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Diagnosis of ureteral obstruction in patients with compromised renal function: the role of noninvasive imaging modalities.
UNLABELLED We compared the role of noncontrast computerized tomography (NCCT), magnetic resonance urography (MRU), and combined abdominal radiography (KUB) and ultrasonography (US) in the diagnosisExpand
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Factors affecting outcome of tubularized incised plate (TIP) urethroplasty: single-center experience with 500 cases.
PURPOSE To review our experience of tubularized incised plate (TIP) urethroplasty in children with hypospadias defects. METHODS Of 500 children (mean age 6 years) who received a TIP urethroplasty,Expand
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Postnatal unilateral pelviureteral junction obstruction: impact of pyeloplasty and conservative management on renal function.
OBJECTIVES To study the effect of pyeloplasty and conservative management on renal function in children with pelviureteral junction obstruction. METHODS This prospective study included 65 childrenExpand
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Assessment of recoverability of kidney function in children with obstructive calcular anuria: multicenter study.
OBJECTIVE Urolithiasis in children can cause considerable morbidity. Our aim was to evaluate the impact of intervention on the recoverability of kidney functions. MATERIALS AND METHODS ThisExpand
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Prepubertal testicular tumours: Should testicular-sparing surgery be considered? A single-institution experience and review of the literature
Abstract Objectives: To review our 10-year experience with uncommon testicular tumours in children (prepubertal testicular and paratesticular), to review previous reports, and to determine theExpand
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Renal Doppler ultrasound in children with normal upper urinary tracts: effect of fasting, hydration with normal saline, and furosemide administration.
OBJECTIVES To study the age dependency of renal resistive index (RI) and to study the effect on the renal RI of fasting, intravenous infusion of normal saline, and administration of furosemide inExpand
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Giant bladder stone in a child.
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Surgical management of failed pyeloplasty in children: single-center experience.
PURPOSE To evaluate the outcome of secondary surgical procedures for the management of failed pyeloplasty in children. MATERIALS AND METHODS Between 1996 and 2007, 590 cases of primaryExpand
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Renal Doppler ultrasound in children with obstructive uropathy: effect of intravenous normal saline fluid load and furosemide.
PURPOSE We studied the effect of hyperhydration with normal saline and furosemide on renal resistive index in children with obstructive uropathy. MATERIALS AND METHODSExpand
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Prospective study of the long-term effects of shock wave lithotripsy on renal function and blood pressure.
PURPOSE We clarified the long-term effects of extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy on renal function and blood pressure, and its relation to body mass index and type of lithotriptor. MATERIALS ANDExpand
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