UrologyUrologyUrologyUEnglishUrologyChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)Kidneys;Bladder;Penis;Testicle;UrethraRenal system/Urinary systemConditions and diseasesAdult (19+) CaregiversNA2018-03-19T04:00:00ZLanding PageLearning Hub<p>Urology covers the entire urological and genital systems. These systems include the kidneys, bladder and genitals. Learn about some of the conditions that are seen, the tests that are used to diagnose them and how they are treated.</p><p>Urology covers the entire urological and genital systems for children. These systems include the kidneys, bladder and genitals. Learn about some of the conditions that are seen, the tests that are used to diagnose them and how they are treated.</p><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">Bladder</h2></div><div class="panel-body list-group" style="display:none;"><p>Learn about bladder procedures such as Botox injections into the bladder, a Mitrofanoff, ureteral reimplant surgery and a vesicostomy. </p></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1026&language=English">Botox: Injecting into the bladder</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1007&language=English">Mitrofanoff</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1008&language=English">Mitrofanoff: Catheterization and care</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1284&language=English">Post-void residuals: Checking how well your child's bladder is emptying</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1021&language=English">Ureteral reimplant surgery</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1208&language=English">Ureteral Reimplant: Caring for your child at home</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=935&language=English">Urinary tract infection (UTI)</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=510&language=English">Urinary tract infections in babies</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1024&language=English">Vesicostomy</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="https://youtu.be/oixH2bH3C0s">Video: Urology transition: Moving from SickKids to adult care</a></li></ol></div><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">Bladder control problems</h2></div><div class="panel-body list-group" style="display:none;"><p>Find out about bladder control problems and read about bladder retraining to learn how to help your child solve this issue. </p></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=16&language=English">Bed-wetting (nocturnal enuresis)</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=47&language=English">Biofeedback to help your child's bladder control problems</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=48&language=English">Bladder augmentation</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=49&language=English">Bladder retraining</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=636&language=English">Toilet training</a></li></ol></div><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">Catheters</h2></div><div class="panel-body list-group" style="display:none;"><p>Learn about different types of catheters and how and why they are used. Also learn how to take care of your child with a catheter at home. </p></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=978&language=English">Clean intermittent catheterization (CIC): Step by step instructions for boys </a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=979&language=English">Clean intermittent catheterization (CIC): Step by step instructions for girls </a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1007&language=English">Mitrofanoff</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1008&language=English">Mitrofanoff: Catheterization and care</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1246&language=English">Urinary catheter: Care at home</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1218&language=English">Nephrostomy tube: Care at home</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=2458&language=English">Nephrostomy tube insertion using image guidance</a></li></ol></div><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">Genital conditions and procedures</h2></div><div class="panel-body list-group" style="display:none;"><p>Find out information about circumcision and hypospadias and how they are treated and what you can do to help your child. </p></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=888&language=English">Buried penis in children</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=461&language=English">Circumcision in newborns</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=297&language=English">Newborn circumcision: Caring for your child at home after the procedure</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=883&language=English">Hypospadias</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1215&language=English">Hypospadias repair: Taking care of your child at home after the operation </a></li></ol></div><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">Groin, scrotum and testicles</h2></div><div class="panel-body list-group" style="display:none;"><p>Find out information about hernias and undescended testicles and how they are treated and what you can do to help your child. </p></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=932&language=English">Hernia</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1207&language=English">Hernia repair: Care for your child after the operation</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1010&language=English">Orchidopexy: Surgery for undescended testicles</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=884&language=English">Undescended testicle</a></li></ol></div><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">Kidney</h2></div><div class="panel-body list-group" style="display:none;"><p>Learn about kidney procedures such as nephrectomy, nephrostomy tube insertion, pyeloplasty and shock wave lithotripsy. </p></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1209&language=English">Nephrectomy: Caring for your child at home</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1218&language=English">Nephrostomy tube: Care at home</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=2458&language=English">Nephrostomy tube insertion using image guidance</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1016&language=English">Pyeloplasty</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1219&language=English">Pyeloplasty: Caring for your child at home after the procedure</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=2463&language=English">Shock wave lithotripsy</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=935&language=English">Urinary tract infection (UTI)</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=510&language=English">Urinary tract infections in babies</a></li></ol></div><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">Tests</h2></div><div class="panel-body list-group" style="display:none;"><p>Read about some of the tests your child may have to help diagnose a problem with their bladder or kidneys. </p></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1273&language=English">Cystoscopy</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1269&language=English">Flow rate test</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1291&language=English">Urodynamics procedure</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1294&language=English">Voiding cystourethrogram (VCUG)</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1295&language=English">Voiding cystourethrogram (VCUG): Caring for your child at home after the procedure</a></li></ol></div>https://assets.aboutkidshealth.ca/AKHAssets/urology_learning_hub.jpgurology

 

 

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