Urinary tract infection and vesicoureteral reflux in children with mild antenatal hydronephrosis.

@article{Sencan2014UrinaryTI,
  title={Urinary tract infection and vesicoureteral reflux in children with mild antenatal hydronephrosis.},
  author={Arzu Bostanci Sencan and Fernando A Carvas and I C Hekimoglu and Nazlı Caf and Jeanne S. Chow and Hiep Tien Nguyen},
  journal={Journal of pediatric urology},
  year={2014},
  volume={10 6},
  pages={1008-13}
}
OBJECTIVE The postnatal management of mild antenatal hydronephrosis (ANH) remains controversial. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the incidence of UTI and VUR in children with mild ANH in order to determine the necessity of antibiotic prophylaxis (ABP) and VCUG. METHOD The data of 1511 patients with various grades of ANH who were referred to Department of Urology, Boston Children's Hospital between January 1998 and January 2010 were reviewed and 760 patients who had mild ANH were… CONTINUE READING