© 1974

Urology in Childhood


Part of the Handbuch der Urologie / Encyclopedia of Urology book series (HDBUROL, volume 15 / 1)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXIII
  2. T. M. Barratt
    Pages 1-12
  3. T. M. Barratt
    Pages 13-23
  4. T. M. Barratt
    Pages 24-33
  5. T. M. Barrat
    Pages 34-49
  6. T. M. Barratt
    Pages 50-60
  7. D. Innes Williams
    Pages 61-80
  8. T. M. Barratt
    Pages 81-95
  9. D. Innes Williams
    Pages 96-102
  10. D. Innes Williams
    Pages 103-110
  11. D. Innes Williams
    Pages 111-136
  12. D. Innes Williams
    Pages 137-145
  13. D. Innes Williams
    Pages 146-161
  14. D. Innes Williams, T. M. Barratt
    Pages 162-174
  15. D. Innes Williams
    Pages 175-194
  16. D. Innes Williams
    Pages 195-206
  17. D. Innes Williams
    Pages 207-229
  18. D. Innes Williams
    Pages 230-237
  19. D. Innes Williams
    Pages 238-248
  20. H. B. Eckstein
    Pages 249-265

About this book


Volume XV "Urology in Childhood" was written in 1956/57 and was the first in the series of the Encyclopedia of Urology to appear. This present volume has been constructed as a supplement and the original intention was to deal only with those subjects in which there have been significant advances during the intervening sixteen years. As the work has proceeded, however, it has become evident that there is no aspect of paediatric urology which has not been developed, and no topic which has not been illuminated by many contributions to the literature. Indeed, there has been such a copious flow of publications devoted to children's urinary tract disease that a full review is no longer possible within the compass of a volume of this size: the decision as to what should be left out has therefore been a matter of the greatest difficulty. The choice has been inevit­ ably arbitrary and many omissions are regretted. The attempt has been made, however, to report the most notable developments of the subject, and perhaps the greatest change in the practice of paediatric urology has been the full integra­ tion with paediatric nephrology. The team approach to infant disease in particular has led to greatly improved results. I have been fortunate to have Dr. T. M.


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Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.The Hospital for Sick ChildrenLondonEngland
  2. 2.St. Peters’ HospitalLondonEngland
  3. 3.Institute of UrologyUniversity of LondonLondonEngland
  4. 4.The Institute of Child HealthLondonEngland
  5. 5.Queen Mary’s Hospital for ChildrenCarshaltonEngland
  6. 6.Paediatric Research UnitGuy’s Hospital Medical SchoolLondonEngland
  7. 7.Guy’s HospitalLondonEngland

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Urology in Childhood
  • Authors D. Innes Williams
    T.M. Barratt
    H.B. Eckstein
    S.M. Kohlinsky
    G.H. Newns
    P.E. Polani
    J.D. Singer
  • Series Title Handbuch der Urologie / Encyclopedia of Urology
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1974
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-540-06406-0
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-642-65689-7
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-642-65687-3
  • Series ISSN 0374-8006
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XXIV, 460
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Urology
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