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Trouble Voiding in an Adolescent Girl

Kleinman, Jonathan T. BA; Chen, Bertha MD

doi: 10.1097/AOG.0b013e3182677981
In the Trenches

Obstructed hemivagina and ipsilateral renal anomaly syndrome should be considered when an adolescent girl presents with lower abdominal pain, urinary retention, mucopurulent discharge, or spotting.

From Stanford University School of Medicine, and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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Corresponding author: Bertha Chen, MD, Division of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Ob/Gyn, 300 Pasteur Drive, HH-333, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305; e-mail:

© 2012 by The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Published by Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.