Chapter 16. Interventional Procedures

  1. Duncan T. Wilcox MBBS, MD, FEAPU Associate Professor3,
  2. Prasad P. Godbole FRCS, FRCS, (Paed) Consultant Paediatric Urologist4 and
  3. Martin A. Koyle MD, FAAP, FACS Professor of Urology Pediatrics Chief5,6
  1. Korgun Koral MD Associate Professor of Radiology1,2

Published Online: 7 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444304183.ch16

Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management

Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management

How to Cite

Koral, K. (2008) Interventional Procedures, in Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management (eds D. T. Wilcox, P. P. Godbole and M. A. Koyle), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444304183.ch16

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Pediatric Urology, Rose Mary Haggar Professorship in Urology, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX, USA

  2. 4

    Sheffield Children's NHS Trust, Sheffield, UK

  3. 5

    University of Washington, USA

  4. 6

    Division of Urology, Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA

  2. 2

    Children's Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 16 MAY 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405162685

Online ISBN: 9781444304183



  • interventional procedures;
  • sedation and general anesthesia;
  • percutaneous nephrostomy;
  • percutaneous nephrostomy in transplant kidney;
  • percutaneous fluid collection drainage;
  • urinoma/lymphocele drainage


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Patient preparation

  • Sedation and general anesthesia

  • Procedures

  • Conclusion

  • References