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The Society for Fetal Urology will again hold its Clinical Case Presentation Session for residents and fellows to present their most interesting or unique clinical case.


Welcome and Introduction (Dana W. Giel, MD)


SFU Cases (Moderators: Candace Granberg, MD and Sean Corbett, MD)

8:05 Discrepancy in upper and lower pole pelvicalyceal dilation in single ureteropelvic junction obstruction

Ahmad M El-Arabi MDa*, Joel F Koenig MDb from Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO

8:09 Abdominoscrotal Hydrocele: Pitfalls and Paradoxes

Tal Cohen, Kirk Redger, Robert Wasnick from Stony Brook University Department of Urology

8:13 Bilateral Single Ureteral Ectopia: A Curious Case of Continence

Anja Zann, MD, Rama Jayanthi, MD, Seth Alpert, MD from Nationwide Children’s Hospital

8:17 A Problem Bladder with Prenatal Intervention

Michelle Lightfoot, MD*; Andrew Kirsch, MD from Emory University

8:21 A Unique Case of Complex MCKD

Joseph Ortenberg, Christopher Roth, Danica May from Children’s Hospital of New Orleans

8:25 Discussion

8:30 Redirection in Care for a Newborn with Cloacal Exstrophy: Case Report and Ethical Discussion

Soojin Kim, MD1, Emilie K. Johnson, MD, MPH1, Rhea D’Costa, MD2, and Luis H. Braga, MD, MSc, PhD3 from Lurie Children’s Hospital and McMaster University

8:34 Neonate with spina bifida and stones

Diana K. Bowen, Stephen A. Zderic, Gregory E. Tasian from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

8:38 Discovery of a Hidden Kidney in a Neonate with Multicystic Dysplastic Kidney Mei (Nicole) Tuong, MD; Sean Corbett, MD from University of Virginia

8:42 Bladder duplication in patient with covered cloacal exstrophy variant

Christopher T. Brown, MD; Daniel G. Dajusta, MD; Venkata R. Jayanthi, MD; Christina B. Ching, MD from Nationwide Children’s

8:46 Discussion

8:50 A Vanishing Megalourethra

Michelle Lightfoot, MD*; Andrew Kirsch, MD from Emory University

8:54 Renal failure in a neonate

Joan S. Ko, Diana K. Bowen, Arun K. Srinivasan, Dana A. Weiss, Douglas A. Canning from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

8:58 Postnatal imaging for hydronephrosis is a poor surrogate for renal function: an illustrative case report

Brady L Miller, MD, MPH1; Gray Roberge MD1; Ruthie R Su MD1; Neil Paiolone, MD2; Alison Keenan, MD1 from University of Wisconsin

9:02 Solitary Kidney with Ureterovesical Junction Obstruction

Glen Lau* MD, Anthony Schaeffer MD, Brent Snow MD, Chad Wallis MD, Patrick Cartwright MD, Siam Oottamasathien MD from University of Utah

9:06 VATER Association Presenting as Prenatal Hydronephrosis and Megalourethra Jeffrey White, Gene Huang, David Roth, Chester Koh, Paul Austin and Angela Mittal from Texas Children’s Hospital

9:10 Discussion


Panel Discussion: Perinatal Management of Spina Bifida (Moderator: Dana W. Giel, MD)

9:15-9:35 Technique, outcomes, and future of fetal closure (Charles Stevenson, MD)

9:35-9:55 Comparison of outcomes for prenatal and postnatal closures (Stephen Zderic, MD)

9:55-10:15 Ethics of prenatal counseling (Curtis Sheldon, MD)

10:15-10:30 Discussion




Fetal Urology/Hydronephrosis Abstracts (Moderators: Hillary Copp, MD and Vijaya Vemulakonda, MD)


SFU1 A Novel Analysis to Establish Renal Heterogeneity and Echogenicity Norms in a Healthy Pediatric Population

Wayland J. Wu, MD1, Bradley Morganstern, MD 1,, Vinaya Vasudevan, MD 1,, Amanda Myers, B.S.2, Matthew Elmasri, B.S. 1,, Megan Murphy, B.S.2, Lane S. Palmer, MD 1,, Sleiman R. Ghorayeb, PhD2. 1,Division of Pediatric Urology, Cohen Children’s Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY, USA, 2School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Ultrasound Research Laboratory, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY, USA.


SFU 2 (MP) Prenatal Hydronephrosis Safe Discharge Parameters

Orchid Djahangirian, MD, FRCSC1, Antoine Khoury, MD, FRCSC2. 1Ste-Justine/University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada, 2CHOC/University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA.


SFU 3 Pattern of Improvement of Ureteral Dilatation In Children With Megaureter: Testing The Top Down Hypothesis

Mandy Rickard, MN, NP1, Armando J. Lorenzo, MD2, Adriana Dekirmendjian, BHSc1, Natasha Brownrigg, MN, NP1, Jorge DeMaria, MD1, Deion D’Souza, BHSc3, Caraline McDiarmid, BHSc3, Luis Braga, MD1. 1McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada, 2The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada, 3Clinical Urology Research Enterprise- McMaster Children’s Hospital, Hamilton, ON, Canada.


SFU 4 How Can We Quantify Worsening Hydronephrosis On Ultrasound?

Amr Hodhod, M.D, Moahmed El-Sherbiny, M.D, Roman Jednak, M.D, John Paul Capolicchio, MD McGill University Health Center, Montreal, QC, Canada.


SFU 5 The Correlation Between Serial Ultrasound and Diuretic Renography in Children with Unilateral High-Grade Hydronephrosis

Deborah L. Jacobson, MD1, Carl C. Flink, MD2, Earl Y. Cheng, MD1, Emilie K. Johnson, MD, MPH1, Elizabeth B. Yerkes, MD1, Max Maizels, MD1, Bruce W. Lindgren, MD1, Dennis B. Liu, MD1, Ilina Rosoklija, MPH1, Edward M. Gong, MD1. 1Lurie Children’s Hospital/Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA, 2University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA.


SFU 6 Posterior Urethral Valves In Preterm And Low Birth Weight Boys: Is Valve Ablation

During Neonatal Period Safe And Effective?

Paulo R. Moscardi, MD, Rubén Blachman-Braun, MD, Angela Gupta, MD, Natalia Ballesteros, MD, Andrew Labbie, MD, Kristin Kozakowski, MD, Alireza Alam, MD, Rafael Gosalbez, MD, Miguel Castellan, MD. Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, Miami, FL, USA.


SFU7 (MP) Growth Retardation In Boys With Posterior Urethral Valves With And Without Renal Failure

Live Lundar, MD, Gunnar Aksnes, PHD, Ragnhild Emblem, PHD. Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway.


SFU 8 Vesicoamniotic Shunting For Lower Urinary Tract Obstruction: Renal Parenchyma Area On Prenatal Ultrasound as a Predictor Of Kidney Function.

Paulo R. Moscardi, MD1, Chryso P. Katsoufis, MD 2, Marissa J. Defreitas, MD 1, Rubén Blachman-Braun, MD 1, Miguel Castellan, MD 1, Andrew Labbie, MD 1, Kristin Kozakowski, MD 1, Rafael Gosalbez, MD 1, Alireza Alam, MD 1. 1Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, Miami, FL, USA, 2Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL, USA.


SFU 9 Anomalies Of The Genitourinary Tract In Children With 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome

Jason P. Van Batavia, MD1, T. Blaine Crowley, BA1, Evanette Burrows, BS1, Elaine H. Zackai, MD1, Simone Sanna-Cherchi, MD2, Donna M. McDonald-McGinn, MS, CGC1, Thomas F. Kolon, MD1. 1The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA, 2Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA.


SFU10 MP Histopathology of Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction

Madeline J. Cancian, MD, Gyan Pareek, MD, Anthony Caldamone, MD, Liza Aguiar, MD, Hai Wang, MD, Liza Aguiar, MD, Ali Amin, MD. Brown University, Providence, RI, USA.

11:27-11:55 Discussion


Announcement of Winner from Case Presentations (Kathleen Kieran, MD)


SFU Business Meeting (SFU Members Only)


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