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Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 18, Issue 6, pp 501–502 | Cite as

Giant pelviureteric hydronephrosis in a child

  • M. H. Dahniya
  • A. K. Rathi
  • R. Ahmad
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Abstract

A 7-year-old female child with giant pelviureteric hydronephrosis is reported. The management is briefly discussed and the literature is reviewed.

Keywords

Public Health Hydronephrosis Female Child 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. H. Dahniya
    • 1
  • A. K. Rathi
    • 2
  • R. Ahmad
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyUniversity of Maiduguri, Teaching HospitalMaiduguriNigeria
  2. 2.Department of PaediatricsUniversity of Maiduguri, Teaching HospitalMaiduguriNigeria
  3. 3.Department of SurgeryUniversity of Maiduguri, Teaching HospitalMaiduguriNigeria

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