Рентгенология & Радиология, 2011, XLХ 310-313

Postnatal monitoring of prenatal diagnosed hydronephrosis
A. Bueva, St. Stefanov, Y. Palashev
Abstract.  

Ultrasound has revolutionized pediatric nephrology in the last decades and has a major impact on management and treatment of several children’s kidneys diseases. Hydronephrosis is the most common anomaly in childhood. Progress in fetal imaging in the last years has a important impact in diagnosing congenital hydronephrosis. The current study try to establish authors opinion on problem over coming in the every day practice in pediatric nephrologist – is surgery mandatory in high grade pediatrichydronephrosis. A discussion is undergoing in the literature,following communications that high grade hydronephrosis tend spontaneously to regres in more that 65% according to Koff (2000, 2008).

Key words: CONGENITAL HYDRONEPHROSIS. ABDOMINAL ULTRASOUND,. DMSA SCINTIGRAPHY