What causes hydronephrosis in patients with pediatric Crohn disease?

Updated: Oct 23, 2018
  • Author: Andrew B Grossman, MD; Chief Editor: Carmen Cuffari, MD  more...
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External compression of the ureter by an inflammatory mass or abscess may lead to hydronephrosis. Enterovesical fistulae may present with recurrent urinary tract infections or pneumaturia.


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