Paediatric Urology is a sub-specialty that deals with issues of children’s genitourinary systems. At Fortis International Hospitals, we offer treatments and diagnoses for a wide variety of paediatric conditions occurring throughout infancy and childhood. Paediatric Surgery deals with surgical care for children from the day of their birth till they attain 18 years of age. Some of the urological surgeries that our team of consultants perform include:
Laparoscopic Urological Surgery or minimally invasive urological surgery is a type of surgery to remedies all kinds of urological issues to relieve the pain for the patient. By performing procedures minimally (through small keyhole incisions), or even through a single-port, surgeons at Fortis International Hospitals achieve significant success.
PU Valve Fulguration (PUV) is an abnormality of the urethra that occurs when the urethral valves have a narrow, slit-like opening that partially hinders urine flow. PUV is very common cause among children. Each child may experience different symptoms, such as:
In most cases, PUV is diagnosed by fetal ultrasound during pregnancy. Children who are diagnosed much later often have an advanced stage of urinary tract infections that require evaluation by a doctor.
The ability to perform endoscopic procedures in children and most importantly newborns has been highly beneficial in achieving favourable outcomes over the years. A biopsy is likely to be done where a small amount of tissue is taken from the lining of the digestive system.
Ureteral Reimplantation is a surgery to repair the tubes that connect the bladder to the kidneys. The surgery changes the position of the tubes at a point where they connect the bladder to stop urine from backing up into the kidneys.
Patients with severe bladder dysfunction caused by conditions like neurogenic disease, urethral strictures or stenosis or spinal cord injury may need urinary tract reconstruction.
Many children are likely to develop cancer during their childhood. The paediatric Oncologists at Fortis International Hospitals are experienced in treating all types of malignant conditions among children.
The specialists at Fortis International Hospitals are considered to be some of the best paediatric urologists in Bangalore. Equipped with the most advanced technology, we offer premium paediatric urology treatment in India.