Journal article

Vaginal calculus as a late complication of bladder exstrophy.

Nancy A Van Eyk, Sonia Grover, A Michelle Fink

J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol | Published : 2003

Abstract

STUDY OBJECTIVE: To document an unusual finding of a vaginal calculus in a patient with bladder exstrophy. DESIGN: Case report. SETTING: Tertiary Centre, Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Australia. PARTICIPANTS: Fourteen year old female. INTERVENTIONS: Cystotomy, introitoplasty. MAIN OUTCOME: Removal of vaginal calculus. MEASURES: None. RESULTS: Documentation and removal of a vaginal calculus. CONCLUSIONS: Vaginal calculi should be included in the differential diagnosis of urolithiasis in patients with bladder exstrophy.