Congenital kidney diseases

  • Congenital (Before birth) swelling in kidney lie Hydro Nephrosis occurs in 1 to 2% of babies.
  • Can be Unilateral ( one sided) or Bilateral ( both sided)
  • Majority of them don’t need any intervention prior to birth.
  • Caution needed if :- Bilateral progressive Hydro Nephrosis
  • Few need immediate post-delivery intervention E.g. Bladder out let Obstruction
  • Pelvi-ureteric junction obstruction.
  • Hydrouretero nephrosis
  • Multicystic dysplastic Kidneys.

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