Place of Ultrasonography in Predicting Vesicoureteral Reflux in Patients With Mild Renal Scarring

TORUN BAYRAM M., KAVUKÇU S., Alaygut D., SOYLU A., Cakmakci H.

UROLOGY, vol.83, no.4, pp.904-908, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 83 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.urology.2013.10.019
  • Journal Name: UROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.904-908
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes


OBJECTIVE To evaluate the role of renal ultrasonography (USG) in predicting vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) in children with mild renal scarring determined by dimercaptosuccinic acid scintigraphy performed after attack of urinary tract infections (UTI).