Volume 2007, Issue 2
  • ISSN: 0253-8253
  • EISSN: 2227-0426


Although hypertension is a known complication of hydronephrosis, it is never severe enough to cause encephalopathy. Here we report a baby boy with unilateral hydronephrosis who presented with hypertensive encephalopathy and whose condition was cured by the insertion of percutaneous nephrostomy followed by pyeloplasty.


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  • Article Type: Case Report
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