Pediatric urology is a surgical subspecialty of medicine dealing with the disorders of children's genitourinary systems. Pediatric urologists provide care for both boys and girls ranging from birth to early adult age.The most common problems are those involving disorders of urination and testes.
Pediatric Urology is a stream of medicine that needs immediate attention if your child is suffering from Urinary Tract Infections, Kidney Stones, Hematuria, Neurogenic Bladder, incontinence or other related issues. While a normal Paediatrician can diagnose these problems, a Pediatric Urologist can provide the appropriate treatment for it. The most common issues treated by pediatric urologists are problems involving reproductive organs and urination.
People consider it a taboo to discuss the pelvic area. Although this situation is changing and parents are being more open about these discussions with their children, there is still a long way to go for a world where these topics are no longer considered embarrassing.
Bladder control problems such as bedwetting and daytime urinary incontinence Undescended testes (cryptorchidism) Hypospadias Urolithiasis (bladder and kidney stones) Chordee and other minor malformations of the penis Phimosis Urinary obstruction and vesicoureteral reflux Neurogenic bladder (e.g., associated with spina bifida) Tumors and cancers of the kidneys Repair of genitourinary trauma Genitourinary malformations and birth defects Prune belly syndrome Cloacalexstrophy, bladder exstrophy, and epispadias Ambiguous genitalia and intersex conditionsSUBMIT A QUERY