Nomenclature and Reporting

  • Pierre-Hugues VivierEmail author
  • Freddy Avni
Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)


Reports in uroradiology should be well structured with a systematic description of normal findings and potential pathology. Reports have to be understandable by all physicians who may have to manage children with urologic or nephrologic disorders. To achieve this goal, terms have to be standardized and accepted by the medical community in general. The European Society of Pediatric Radiology uroradiology task force has issued on harmonizing and standardizing uroradiologic terminology in cooperation with European urologists and nephrologists (Vivier PH at al. 2017).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Service de radiopédiatrie, CHU Charles-NicolleRouen cedexFrance
  2. 2.X-Ray expert, Maison médicale, Hôpital Privé de l’EstuaireLe HavreFrance
  3. 3.Department of Pediatric RadiologyJeanne de Flandre Hospital, Lille University HospitalLilleFrance

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