Detection of prune-belly syndrome in a 35-year-old man: a rare cause of end-stage renal failure in the adult.

@article{Wallner1990DetectionOP,
  title={Detection of prune-belly syndrome in a 35-year-old man: a rare cause of end-stage renal failure in the adult.},
  author={Manfred Wallner and Reinhard Kramar},
  journal={American journal of nephrology},
  year={1990},
  volume={10 5},
  pages={413-5}
}
The clinical entity of prune-belly syndrome is mainly encountered in childhood. Here we present the case of a 35-year-old male patient with end-stage renal failure, the underlying cause of which being prune-belly syndrome. Apart from the typical triad of abdominal muscle deficiency, severe urinary tract abnormality, and cryptorchidism, a multitude of other… CONTINUE READING