Delayed diagnosis of primary vesicoureteral reflux in children with recurrent urinary tract infections: Diagnostic approach and renal outcomes


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DOĞAN C. S., Koyun N. S., Aksoy G., ÇEKİÇ B., SAVAŞ M., ÇOMAK E.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF UROLOGY, vol.44, no.6, pp.498-502, 2018 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/tud.2018.98372
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF UROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.498-502
  • Keywords: Child, primary vesicoureteral reflux, recurrent urinary tract infections, reflux nephropathy, TC-99M DMSA SCAN
  • Akdeniz University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: In this study, we aimed to assess renal outcomes of delayed diagnosis of dilating primary vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) following recurrent febrile urinary tract infections (fUTIs) and its diagnostic imaging procedures.