Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 17, Issue 6, pp 491–492 | Cite as

Experiences with iohexol (Omnipaque) at urography

  • Å. Fjelldal
  • T. Nordshus
  • J. Eriksson
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In a prospective study of 547 pediatric intravenous pyelographies with a new non-ionic contrast medium (iohexol), only 5 (0.9%) minor reactions were observed. The higher price seems justified, and iohexol is strongly recommended in neonates as well as older children.


Public Health Contrast Medium High Price Minor Reaction Iohexol 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Å. Fjelldal
    • 1
  • T. Nordshus
    • 1
  • J. Eriksson
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyUllevål University HospitalOslo 4Norway

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