Bladder calculus formation on the tip of a migrated disused ventriculoperitoneal shunt.

TitleBladder calculus formation on the tip of a migrated disused ventriculoperitoneal shunt.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsButler L, Keys C, Lam JPH
JournalJournal of pediatric surgery
Volume48
Issue5
PaginationE1-3
Date Published2013 May
Abstract

Bladder stones in children are rare. They generally occur in children with one or more predisposing risk factors to stone formation. In this unique case report we discuss the formation and successful endoscopic treatment of a large stone in a neuropathic bladder on the tip of a migrated VP shunt.

DOI10.1016/j.jep.2013.05.012
Alternate JournalJ. Pediatr. Surg.