Somatic growth and renal function after unilateral nephrectomy for Wilms' tumor

  title={Somatic growth and renal function after unilateral nephrectomy for Wilms' tumor},
  author={M. Upendra Srinivas and Sandeep Agarwala and Ajit Kumar Padhy and Arun Kumar Gupta and Minu Bajpai and Veereshwar Bhatnagar and Devendra Kumar Gupta and Dilip Kumar Mitra},
  journal={Pediatric Surgery International},
Solitary kidneys in renal donors and patients who have undergone unilateral nephrectomy for malignant disease have been reported to undergo hyperfiltration injury. This study was undertaken to evaluate the somatic growth and development of followed-up patient after Wilms' tumor to evaluate their renal function and identify any evidence of injury in the remaining kidney. The growth and development of all the children was found to be normal, as was DTPA clearance. Microalbuminuria in 24-h urinary… CONTINUE READING


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