Growth evaluation in children with vesicoureteral reflux

Keskinolu A. , DARCAN Ş. , Keskinoglu P., KABASAKAL S. C. , Mir S.

MINERVA PEDIATRICA, vol.69, no.2, pp.129-134, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 69 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.23736/s0026-4946.16.04132-3
  • Title of Journal : MINERVA PEDIATRICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.129-134


BACKGROUND: Vesicoureteral reflux and urinary tract infection predispose children to retardation of growth, hypertension, renal scarring and renal failure. The aim of this study was to evaluate growth pattern in children with vesicoureteral reflux before and after medical/surgical treatment.