Sep 21 2023
September 21, 2023

Grand Rounds in Pediatric Nephrology – an ISN-IPNA Sister Centers initiative: Management of a Child with Posterior Urethral Valves

  • 2:00 PM CEST

The case of a 21-year-old boy diagnosed with posterior urethral valves (PUV) at one month and had valve ablation at two months of age will be presented during the webinar. He has been showing lately with deterioration of kidney function and bladder outlet obstruction. We will review the immediate and long-term management of posterior urethral valves. Our urologist will discuss urology management and our pediatric nephrologist will provide input about nephrology management and collaboration with the pediatric urology team. 

Learning objectives:

  • Recognize the importance of joint pediatric urology and nephrology management of posterior urethral valves. 
  • Understand the unique complications of PUV. 
  • Describe the management of CKD secondary to PUV


Mignon McCulloch (South Africa)


Felicia U. Ek (Nigeria)

Tochi Uchenwa (Nigeria)

Kimberly Reidy (USA)

Miriam Harel (USA)