urologist-icon

UPJ obstruction

My 3 month old is having UPJ obstruction. Doctors are saying it will correct by itself gradually.It was found in TIFFA scan. After birth 3rd day they took one scan. it was then 10mm,and suggested for another scan after 3 mnths. Now it was showing 15mm. I want to know weather 15mm is mild or severe.if mild do it correct
views-icons 18 Views Bookmark this Answer
Bookmark
v

Doctor Answers (1) on UPJ obstruction

doctor profile image
Venkat Raghav Bangalore | General Physician
Answered
Hey, its congenital anomoly treated conservatively at initial stage , Intervention is indicated in the event of significantly impaired renal drainage or poor renal growth.so kidney function and renal growth assessment is required,in sevear compromised kidney intervention is required
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
message icon Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO