Chapter 11. Common Paediatric Problems

  1. Chris Dawson Consultant Urological Surgeon2 and
  2. Hugh N. Whitfield Consultant Urological Surgeon3
  1. A. R. Prem Senior Registrar in Urology

Published Online: 29 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444312782.ch11

ABC of Urology, Second Edition

ABC of Urology, Second Edition

How to Cite

Prem, A. R. (2006) Common Paediatric Problems, in ABC of Urology, Second Edition (eds C. Dawson and H. N. Whitfield), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444312782.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Edith Cavell Hospital, Peterborough, UK

  2. 3

    Harold Hopkins Department of Urology, Royal Berkshire Hospital, Reading, UK

Author Information

  1. The Armed Forces Hospital, Al-Khoud, Sultanate of Oman, Oman

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 15 SEP 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405139595

Online ISBN: 9781444312782



  • common paediatric problems;
  • phimosis;
  • undescended testis;
  • hypospadias;
  • neonatal hydronephrosis;
  • rhabdomyosarcoma


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Phimosis

  • Undescended testis

  • Retractile testis

  • Vesicoureteric junction reflux

  • Hypospadias

  • Neonatal hydronephrosis

  • Obstruction of pelviureteric junction

  • Common paediatric tumours