Trauma to the Urogenital Tract
Trauma to the urogenital tract should be actively sought for as it presents with non-specific signs and symptoms.
Management depends on the presence of other life-threatening injuries, and the advanced trauma life support approach is used as in any trauma situation.
Management is largely conservative for the majority of injuries but some require surgery, and a prompt decision should be made to avoid complications.
Delayed diagnosis is associated with increased morbidity and mortality.
KeywordsRenal Injury Pelvic Fracture Ureteric Injury Bladder Injury Urinary Tract Obstruction
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