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Antenatal Hydronephrosis

Suggested Pre-Referral Evaluation and Management Guidelines Call pediatric Urology via MLINE for ALL bilateral hydronephrosis (day of life #1)

For unilateral hydronephrosis with normal-appearing contralateral kidney Renal/Bladder Ultrasound should be done between 7-14 days of life.

Start prophylactic antibiotics (amoxicillin 20mg/kg/day).
Suggested Additional Test/Management Prior to Specialty Visit RUS on day of life 7-14
Patient Education/Information (includes preps) Hydronephrosis
Antenatal hydronephrosis
Appointment Timeframe Refer to urology (moderate to severe dilation) or nephrology (minimal or mild dilatation) for appointment at approximately 1 month of age. Patient will get a repeat ultrasound with appointment and possible VCUG
How to Get Results to Consultant UMHS Patients: See MiChart
External Patients: Hand carry non-UM records to visit
Clinic Contact Information Physicians: 800-962-3555
Patients: 734-936-4210 or 1-877-543-7789 (toll free)
Clinic Location Sites C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital
Northville Health Center
UM Consulting Physician Pediatric Nephrology Faculty
Revised on: 11/20/2014



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