Natural history of multicystic kidney conservatively managed: a prospective study

  title={Natural history of multicystic kidney conservatively managed: a prospective study},
  author={Eli Armando S. Rabelo and Eduardo A. Oliveira and Jos{\'e} Silv{\'e}rio Santos Diniz and Jos{\'e} Maria Penido Silva and Maria Tereza Freire Filgueiras and Isabela Leite Pezzuti and Edson Samesina Tatsuo},
  journal={Pediatric Nephrology},
We report the long-term clinical results of conservative management of children with unilateral multicystic dysplastic kidneys (MCDK). Between 1989 and 2002, 43 children with MCDK detected by prenatal ultrasonography were prospectively followed. At birth, ultrasonography confirmed the prenatal findings in all cases. Patients underwent a radioisotope scan and micturating cystogram in order to confirm the diagnosis and to exclude other uropathies. Follow-up ultrasound (US) examinations were… CONTINUE READING
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