Evaluation for cause of hematuria: Cracking the mystery

Case Report

Author Details : Aditi Sharma, Suprita Kalra*, Somali Pattanayak

Volume : 7, Issue : 2, Year : 2021

Article Page : 112-114


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Gross hematuria, besides being a serious renal disorder, is quite worrisome for the patients. It merits evaluationto determine the underlying cause and initiate timely management in order to prevent long term complications as well as permanent renal damage in some cases. Anatomical abnormalities causing gross hematuria are rare and often asymptomatic, hence not diagnosed routinely. Here we present two cases of gross hematuria with underlying anatomical abnormality known as the Nut Cracker Syndrome (NCS).

Keywords: Gross hematuria, Children, Non glomerular, Nut Cracker Syndrome

How to cite : Sharma A, Kalra S, Pattanayak S, Evaluation for cause of hematuria: Cracking the mystery. IP Int J Med Paediatr Oncol 2021;7(2):112-114

Copyright © 2021 by author(s) and IP Int J Med Paediatr Oncol. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License (creativecommons.org)

Article History

Received : 16-06-2021

Accepted : 01-07-2021

Available online : 03-08-2021

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