Paediatric Urology | Liaquat National Hospital and Medical College

Paediatric Urology

Paediatric Urology is a subspecialty which deals with the disorders and problems of children’s genitourinary systems consists of kidneys, ureters, bladder, urethra and genitalia.

The most common problems treated by Paediatric urologist include urinary tract infection, Hydronephrosis, Kidney stones, Voiding dysfunction including Day-time urinary incontinence and Bedwetting, Vesicoureteric reflux, Pelvi-ureteric junction obstruction, Posterior Urethral Valves, Undescended testis and Inguinal hernias, Hypospadias and Epispadias.

It also includes prenatal counseling of pregnant females if the baby is detected to have Antenatal Hydronephrosis or any congenital urological problem. In liaison with the paediatric medical team, the paediatric nephrologist and obstetricians facilitate postnatal medical care of new born babies with urological problems.

In cases of Neuropathic bowel and bladder, paediatric urology team collaborates with the neurosurgical team to facilitate overall care of the baby. Availability of minimally invasive surgeries and Endourological procedures and Paediatric Urodynamic testing are remarkable characteristic features of the service. The service offers a place for pain free newborn circumcision which is performed in a safe way under local anesthesia.

All kinds of urological investigations are provided under one roof. The Paediatric Urology Service provides consultation along with 24 hours emergency covered by trained on call team.


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Dr. Hina Yousuf
Head of Department and Assistant Professor

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