Ultrasound-guided percutaneous nephrostomy in the pediatric patient

J. R. Babcock, A. Shkolnik, W. A. Cook

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Percutaneous nephrostomy drainage may be established rapidly using ultrasonic guidance in severely ill pediatric patients with obstructive uropathy. B-mode ultrasonography has proved to be rapid, accurate and free of irradiation hazards, making it applicable to children with little or no sedation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)327-329
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Urology
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1979
Externally publishedYes

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  • Urology


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