A case of neonatal urinary ascites in a female newborn infant due to kinking of the right ureter is presented. The diagnosis was based on the following findings: clinically, the presence of ascites which was confirmed radiologically, and by abdominal paracentesis; by IVP and operatively. After operative relief of the obstruction, the ascites disappeared and on the 8th day after operation she was discharged in a good condition.
|Number of pages||5|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Dec 1978|