Management of ureteropelvic junction obstruction in children-a roundtable discussion

J Pediatr Urol. 2019 Aug;15(4):322-329. doi: 10.1016/j.jpurol.2019.05.010. Epub 2019 May 16.


The investigation, management and follow-up of paediatric ureteropelvic junction obstruction is not standardized. The Young Pediatric Urology Committee of the European Society of Pediatric Urology interviewed five experts in the field on various aspects of management and compared this with published literature.

Keywords: Children; Management; Ureteropelvic junction obstruction.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Child
  • Disease Management*
  • Humans
  • Kidney Pelvis
  • Laparoscopy / methods*
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Plastic Surgery Procedures / methods*
  • Ultrasonography
  • Ureteral Obstruction / diagnosis
  • Ureteral Obstruction / surgery*
  • Urologic Surgical Procedures / methods*