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August 1974

Neonatal Hematuria

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Pediatrics, Children's Memorial Hospital, and Northwestern University, Chicago.

Am J Dis Child. 1974;128(2):204-206. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1974.02110270078015

Gross hematuria in the first month of life is a rare occurrence. Thirty-five patients with gross hematuria were admitted to Children's Memorial Hospital from 1950 to 1967. The causes included renal vein thrombosis; polycystic disease of the kidney; obstructive uropathy; sponge kidney; and Wilms tumor.