Delayed diagnosis of ureteropelvic junction avulsion in a child owing to unstable hemodynamics


Background. A 7-year-old previously healthy girl was injured in a traffic accident and presented to the emergency room with abdominal pain, microscopic hematuria, and wide skin defects and deep lacerations on the left flank, left upper abdomen, and right inguinal area. Initial CT of the abdomen was unremarkable. 3 weeks later, the patient complained of… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/nrurol.2009.148

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