Evidence Based Medicine: In young children with first UTI, is DMSA scan effective in diagnosing VUR?. Angela Kosarek , PGY-3 August 19, 2010. Our patient. Patient is a 17 month old male with Trisomy 21 admitted for repair of an unbalanced AV canal.
Evidence Based Medicine: In young children with first UTI, is DMSA scan effective in diagnosing VUR?
Angela Kosarek, PGY-3
August 19, 2010
The efficacy of ultrasound and dimercaptosuccinic acid scan in predicting vesicoureteral reflux in children below the age of 2 years with their first febrile urinary tract infection
Hye-young Lee, Byung Hyun Soh, Chang Hee Hong, MyungJoon Kim, Sang Won Han
Pediatric Nephrology (2009) 24:2009-2013
21 follow up
19 resolved or down-graded
(Follow-up not reported for the 2 undetected cases)
SotiriosFouzas, ErifyliKrikelli, PavlosVassilakos, DespoinaGkentzi, Dimitrios A. Papanastasiou and Christos Salakos
Pediatrics published online Aug 2, 2010