Acute renal failure in bilateral urinary tract tuberculosis.


:A case of bilateral urinary tract tuberculosis presenting with acute renal failure is reported. It is believed to be the first reported instance of the disease presenting in this form. The patient was managed with preliminary high diversion followed by bilateral replacement of the ureters with ileal loops that were anastomosed end-to-side and then implanted into the bladder.


Pediatr Surg Int


Gupta S,Bhatnagar V,Mitra DK,Gupta AK,Bagga A,Srivastava RN




Has Abstract


1998-03-01 00:00:00












  • The impact of cystic fibrosis on neonatal intestinal obstruction: the need for prenatal/neonatal screening.

    abstract::To determine the incidence of cystic fibrosis (CF) in neonates with intestinal obstruction (NIO) secondary to meconium ileus (MI), jejunoileal atresia (JA), meconium plug syndrome (MPS), volvulus (V), and meconium peritonitis (MP) and analyze the correlation of ultrasonographic (US) signs with CF in NIO with a prenata...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Casaccia G,Trucchi A,Nahom A,Aite L,Lucidi V,Giorlandino C,Bagolan P

    更新日期:2003-04-01 00:00:00

  • Effect of exogenous glial cell-derived neurotrophic factor on development of the enteric nervous system in the rectal end of fetal rats with anorectal malformations.

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:The objective of this study is to analyze the effect of exogenous glial cell-derived neurotrophic factor (GDNF) in the development of the enteric nervous system (ENS) in the rectal end of fetal rats. MATERIALS AND METHODS:Thirty pregnant Sprague-Dawley rats were categorized randomly into three groups: ethyle...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Huang Y,Zheng S

    更新日期:2013-04-01 00:00:00

  • Penoscrotal hypospadias and coarctation of the aorta with mixed gonadal dysgenesis.

    abstract::A 45,X/46,Xidic(Y)(q11.2) mosaicism was found in a 4-year-old boy. The clinical appearance was characterized by bilateral cryptorchidism, penoscrotal hypospadias, short penis, and coarctation of the aorta. The latter is the only abnormality also seen in Turner syndrome. A biopsy of the gonads revealed normal prepubert...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Konrad D,Sossai R,Winklehner HL,Binkert F,Artan S,Schärli AF

    更新日期:2000-01-01 00:00:00

  • Postoperative decrease in plasma acyl ghrelin levels after pediatric living donor liver transplantation in association with hepatic damage due to ischemia and reperfusion injury.

    abstract:PURPOSE:Ghrelin was recently reported to promote recovery from hepatic injury. We hypothesized that it could also be associated with clinical recovery of the transplanted liver from ischemia and reperfusion injury. Our aims were to investigate perioperative ghrelin changes following pediatric living donor liver transpl...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Zenitani M,Hosoda H,Kodama T,Saka R,Takama Y,Ueno T,Tazuke Y,Kangawa K,Oue T,Okuyama H

    更新日期:2019-06-01 00:00:00

  • The value of the 24-h delayed abdominal radiograph of barium enema in the diagnosis of Hirschsprung's disease.

    abstract:AIM OF STUDY:The objective of this study is to determine the diagnostic value of the 24-h delayed film for Hirschsprung's disease (HD). Other features of the barium enema were also examined, in particular the correlation between the radiological transition zone (TZ) and the final pathology. METHODS:All patients with s...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Wong CW,Lau CT,Chung PH,Lam WM,Wong KK,Tam PK

    更新日期:2015-01-01 00:00:00

  • Congenital lobar emphysema: experience with 21 cases.

    abstract::A retrospective study of all cases (n = 21) of congenital lobar emphysema (CLE) treated at the Royal Hospital, Muscat, from September 1988 to August 1999 was performed. The presentation, diagnosis, treatment, and outcome are reviewed. All 21 patients were nonwhite. Thirteen had left-upper-lobe, 7 right-middle-lobe, an...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Thakral CL,Maji DC,Sajwani MJ

    更新日期:2001-03-01 00:00:00

  • Outcome of submucosal injection of different sclerosing materials for rectal prolapse in children.

    abstract::Parasitic infestations, mainly enterobiasis and amoebiasis, and poor toilet training practices are commonly associated with rectal prolapse in developing countries. Injection sclerotherapy is one of the commonly used modalities for treating partial rectal prolapse in children. Various materials are available for such ...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Fahmy MA,Ezzelarab S

    更新日期:2004-05-01 00:00:00

  • Historical aspects of congenital diaphragmatic hernia.

    abstract::The first description diaphragmatic hernia appeared in 1575. In 1848, Bochdalek described congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) occurring through a posterolateral defect. Successful surgical treatment of CDH in an infant was first performed in 1902, whereas the first neonate operated within 24 hours of life was report...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 历史文章,杂志文章


    authors: Puri P,Wester T

    更新日期:1997-02-01 00:00:00

  • Late-onset vital complication after the Nuss procedure for pectus excavatum.

    abstract::The Nuss procedure is the most popular technique for correction of pectus excavatum recently. Life-threatening complications associated with the procedure are very rare. We report a 13-year-old boy who developed late-onset bilateral hemothorax with hypovolemic shock 5 months after the Nuss procedure. In literature rev...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Lin CW,Chen KC,Diau GY,Chu CC

    更新日期:2012-01-01 00:00:00

  • Colostomy prolapse and hernia following window colostomy in congenital pouch colon.

    abstract::Congenital pouch colon, a variant of anorectal malformation, is a rare anomaly with a high incidence in North India and although the anatomy and diagnostic features have been well described, the surgical treatment continues to be challenging. This report describes the complications following a less preferred but often...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Singal AK,Bhatnagar V

    更新日期:2006-05-01 00:00:00

  • Left-sided gastroschisis and pseudoexstrophy: a rare combination of anomalies.

    abstract::Pseudoexstrophy is a rare variant of the exstrophy/epispadias complex, comprised of the musculoskeletal defects of classic exstrophy but with an intact bladder and urethra. We present a case of a neonate with left-sided gastroschisis and pseudoexstrophy, the first reported combination of these two anomalies. The anoma...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Orpen NM,Mathievathaniy M,Hitchcock R

    更新日期:2004-07-01 00:00:00

  • Congenital intestinal fistula with exomphalos minor.

    abstract::Minor degrees of exomphalos have been known to be associated with vitellointestinal duct anomalies. The most frequent association is Meckel's diverticulum. It is unusual for a fistula to be communicating directly with the exomphalos sac. We report five neonates that presented with a fistula on the exomphalos sac over ...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Ng J,Antao B,Mackinnon E

    更新日期:2006-07-01 00:00:00

  • Redo transanal endorectal pull-through: a preliminary study.

    abstract::The aim of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the redo transanal endorectal pull-through (TEPT) for patients with persistent symptoms after pull-through for Hirschsprung's disease (HD). Seven children were included in the study, their ages ranged from 2.5 to 6 years (four males and three females). Th...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Gobran TA,Ezzat A,Hassan ME,O'Neill J

    更新日期:2007-02-01 00:00:00

  • Myelinated and unmyelinated nerve fibers reinnervate tissue-engineered dermo-epidermal human skin analogs in an in vivo model.

    abstract:PURPOSE:The clinical application of autologous tissue-engineered skin analogs is an important strategy to cover large skin defects. Investigating biological dynamics, such as reinnervation after transplantation, is essential to improve the quality of such skin analogs. Previously, we have examined that our skin substit...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Biedermann T,Klar AS,Böttcher-Haberzeth S,Reichmann E,Meuli M

    更新日期:2016-12-01 00:00:00

  • NICE guidelines for imaging studies in children with UTI adequate only in boys under the age of 6 months.

    abstract:PURPOSE:The purpose of this study was to evaluate the applicability of the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) guidelines for imaging studies in children under the age of three with first urinary tract infection (UTI). METHODS:In our cohort of 112 patients, we gathered data regarding the occur...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Ristola MT,Hurme T

    更新日期:2013-03-01 00:00:00

  • RASSF1A methylation indicates a poor prognosis in hepatoblastoma patients.

    abstract:PURPOSE:The RAS association domain family protein 1 (RASSF1A) is known to be frequently inactivated by promoter hypermethylation in cancers. This study investigated the association of RASSF1A methylation with clinical outcomes in hepatoblastoma patients and whether it is correlated with the histological phenotype of he...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Honda S,Miyagi H,Suzuki H,Minato M,Haruta M,Kaneko Y,Hatanaka KC,Hiyama E,Kamijo T,Okada T,Taketomi A

    更新日期:2013-11-01 00:00:00

  • Congenital diaphragmatic hernia: lung compliance after antenatal tracheal obstruction or surgical correction of the defect.

    abstract::Fetal lambs with diaphragmatic herniae (CDH) created surgically at 73 days' gestation were subjected to three different forms of intrauterine correction: silastic patch correction of the diaphragmatic defect plus an abdominal patch at 101 days gestation; an intrathoracic "silo" at 101 days; and a tracheal "plug" obstr...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Ford WD,Cool JC,Parsons D,Martin AJ,Kennedy JD,Lipsett J,Byard RW,Slater AJ

    更新日期:1996-10-01 00:00:00

  • Tracheoesophageal fistula in the developing world: are we ready for thoracoscopic repair?

    abstract:PURPOSE:Tracheoesophageal fistula (TEF) is a bellwether for a country's ability to care for sick newborns. We aim to review the existing literature from low- and middle-income countries in regard to management of those newborns and the possible approaches to improve their outcomes. METHODS:A review of the existing Eng...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Alslaim HS,Banooni AB,Shaltaf A,Novotny NM

    更新日期:2020-05-01 00:00:00

  • Altered expression of KCNG3 and KCNG4 in Hirschsprung's disease.

    abstract:PURPOSE:Voltage-gated potassium ion channels have long been implicated in gastrointestinal motility. Recent studies have highlighted the role of voltage-gated channel subfamily G member 3 (KCNG3) and 4 (KCNG4) genes in the electrical functioning of interstitial cells of Cajal and PDGFRα+ cells of the mouse colon. We de...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: O'Donnell AM,Nakamura H,Tomuschat C,Marayati NF,Puri P

    更新日期:2019-02-01 00:00:00

  • Ectopic intrathoracic liver.

    abstract::Accessory hepatic tissue, unlike accessory splenic and pancreatic tissue, is rare and has a limited and almost exclusively sub diaphragmatic distribution. Fewer than ten cases of intrathoracic ectopic liver have been reported so far in the literature. This paper reports a case that caused a diagnostic dilemma. ...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Babu R,Van der Avoirt A

    更新日期:2001-07-01 00:00:00

  • The vacuum bell for conservative treatment of pectus excavatum: the Basle experience.

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:Surgical repair of pectus excavatum (PE) in childhood is a well-established procedure. Previously used operative techniques to correct PE were largely based on the Ravitch technique. Since about 10 years, the minimally invasive repair (MIRPE) by Nuss is well established. Conservative treatment with the vacuum...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Haecker FM

    更新日期:2011-06-01 00:00:00

  • Colo-colic intussusception in Henoch-Schönlein purpura.

    abstract::Intussusception is the commonest surgical complication of Henoch-Sch onlein purpura (HSP), occurring in 1.3%-13.6% of affected children. Colo-colic intussusception is a rare occurrence in HSP, with only three other reported cases. Intussusception in HSP almost always originates in the ileum (90%) or jejunum (7%), and ...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Choong CK,Kimble RM,Pease P,Beasley SW

    更新日期:1998-12-01 00:00:00

  • Combined free autologous auricular cartilage and fascia lata graft repair for a recurrent tracheoesophageal fistula.

    abstract::Repair of recurrent tracheoesophageal fistula (TEF) after repair of congenital esophageal atresia continues to be a difficult problem. The most common re-operation for a recurrent TEF involves repair via a right thoracotomy and use of a flap as interposed tissue between the closure sites. Although several materials ha...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Sugiyama A,Urushihara N,Fukumoto K,Fukuzawa H,Watanabe K,Mitsunaga M,Aoba T,Park S

    更新日期:2013-05-01 00:00:00

  • Is high amplitude propagated contraction present after transanal endorectal pull-through for Hirschsprung's disease?

    abstract::The transanal endorectal pull-through (TAEPT) procedure is now widely performed for Hirschsprung's disease (HD), however, the colorectal function after TAEPT has not yet been adequately assessed. We evaluated the postoperative clinical outcome and colorectal function based on lower colonic manometry after TAEPT. Twent...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Kohno M,Ikawa H,Konuma K,Masuyama H,Fukumoto H,Morimura E

    更新日期:2007-10-01 00:00:00

  • Neonatal chylous ascites--report of three cases and review of the literature.

    abstract::Three cases of neonatal chylous ascites (CCA) were managed in the neonatal unit, University Hospital, Kuala Lumpur, over the past 9 years. Fetal ascites and polyhydramnios were the sole abnormalities detected in all three babies by antenatal ultrasonography. They were born at 36 weeks' gestation and their birth weight...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Chye JK,Lim CT,Van der Heuvel M

    更新日期:1997-04-01 00:00:00

  • Lung surgery in children and their post-operative risk of respiratory infection.

    abstract:PURPOSE:Pediatric surgeons at our institution are often asked by families about a theoretical increased risk of severe common upper respiratory infections in children status post lung resection. No data exist on this topic. We, therefore, aimed to examine the risk of severe respiratory infection in children after pulmo...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Fleming MA 2nd,Xu TO,Gander JW,Levin DE

    更新日期:2021-01-10 00:00:00

  • Laser options for vascular lesions in childhood.

    abstract::To determine which laser can be used for a vascular lesion, the different working mechanisms of the individual lasers must first be understood. The localization and diameter of the vessels to be treated define whether a certain laser is appropriate for that lesion. For teleangiectasias and port-wine stains the pulsed-...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: van der Horst CM,Koster PH,Lucassen GW,van Gemert MJ

    更新日期:1996-06-01 00:00:00

  • Focal nodular hyperplasia in biliary atresia patient after Kasai hepatic portoenterostomy.

    abstract::We present the case of a 10-year-old girl with biliary atresia in whom focal nodular hyperplasia (FNH) of the liver occurred following successful "Kasai" hepatic portoenterostomy at the age of 2 months. Her jaundice completely disappeared a few weeks after the operation. A 4-cm diameter liver tumor in segment IV was f...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Okugawa Y,Uchida K,Inoue M,Kawamoto A,Ohtake K,Sakurai H,Uchida K,Isaji S,Miki C,Kusunoki M

    更新日期:2008-05-01 00:00:00

  • Long-term outcomes and complications after laparoscopic-assisted anorectoplasty vs. posterior sagittal anorectoplasty for high- and intermediate-type anorectal malformation.

    abstract:PURPOSE:Laparoscopic-assisted anorectoplasty (LAARP) is a minimally invasive procedure in which the levator ani muscle is left to potentially improve postoperative fecal continence. This study aimed to retrospectively evaluate postoperative complications and long-term outcomes of fecal continence after LAARP and compar...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Tainaka T,Uchida H,Tanaka Y,Hinoki A,Shirota C,Sumida W,Yokota K,Makita S,Oshima K,Chiba K,Ishimaru T,Kawashima H

    更新日期:2018-10-01 00:00:00

  • Use of a tissue expander and a polyglactic acid (Vicryl) mesh to reduce radiation enteritis: case report and literature review.

    abstract::Management of stage IV rhabdomyosarcoma comprises systemic chemotherapy with local control by conservative surgery and radiotherapy. Abdominal radiotherapy may lead to radiation enteritis causing such serious morbidity as malabsorption, fistulae or stricture formation. The risk increases with the dose of radiation and...

    journal_title:Pediatric surgery international

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Abhyankar A,Jenney M,Huddart SN,Tilsley DW,Cox R,Saad M

    更新日期:2005-09-01 00:00:00