[Major renal trauma: report of 18 cases].

The authors report a retrospective study concerning 18 patients having major renal trauma. The patients study group was comprised of 11 males (61%) and seven females (39%) with a mean age of 23 years. The etiologic agents were traffic accident (eight cases), falls (five cases) and stab wounds (five cases). Gross hematuria was present in all the patients… CONTINUE READING