Ambulatory Blood Pressure Measurement in Children With Congenital Urine Flow Obstruction
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Ages Eligible for Study:
up to 24 Months (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Children of all races and both sexes including Spanish-speaking under 24 months of age with unilateral hydronephrosis greater than 10-mm in anterior posterior diameter; multicystic-dysplastic kidney on ultrasound examination.
Children over 24 months of age who have undergone surgery and whose parents do not wish to be involved in the study.
Keywords provided by University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center:
To measure 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure in children who have unilateral hydronephrosis or multicystic-dysplastic kidneys
To compare these blood pressure measurements between the children who require surgical correction and those who do not need surgical correction.