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What is Hydronephrosis congenital?

What is Hydronephrosis congenital?

  • Hydronephrosis congenital: A rare kidney disorder that is present at birth and involves enlargement of the part of the ureter closest to the kidney due to obstruction of the flow of urine out of the kidney. The severity of the condition is determined by the degree of obstruction.

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Hydronephrosis congenital as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Hydronephrosis congenital: Introduction

Types of Hydronephrosis congenital:

Broader types of Hydronephrosis congenital:

How serious is Hydronephrosis congenital?

Complications of Hydronephrosis congenital: see complications of Hydronephrosis congenital

What causes Hydronephrosis congenital?

Causes of Hydronephrosis congenital: see causes of Hydronephrosis congenital

What are the symptoms of Hydronephrosis congenital?

Symptoms of Hydronephrosis congenital: see symptoms of Hydronephrosis congenital

Complications of Hydronephrosis congenital: see complications of Hydronephrosis congenital

Hydronephrosis congenital: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Hydronephrosis congenital.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Hydronephrosis congenital.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Hydronephrosis congenital: Neonatologist, Nephrologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Hydronephrosis congenital.
Treatments for Hydronephrosis congenital: see treatments for Hydronephrosis congenital
Research for Hydronephrosis congenital: see research for Hydronephrosis congenital

Name of Hydronephrosis congenital

Main name of condition: Hydronephrosis congenital


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