Modern imaging of renal tuberculosis in children.

@article{Mapukata2007ModernIO,
  title={Modern imaging of renal tuberculosis in children.},
  author={Ayanda Mapukata and Savvas Andronikou and Stephen Fasulakis and Mignon Irene McCulloch and Marie Grobbelaar and L D Jee},
  journal={Australasian radiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={51 6},
  pages={538-42}
}
Renal tuberculosis is relatively uncommon in children. Imaging of renal tuberculosis in children differs from adults in that intravenous urography is rarely performed for urinary symptoms in childhood because of radiation dose considerations. Modern imaging modalities include cross-sectional techniques such as ultrasound, CT and MRI, which successfully show… CONTINUE READING