Pediatric Urology Faculty Publications


Kaplan GW, Brock JW, Fisch M, Koraitim MM, Snyder HM. Urethral Strictures in Children. Urology 2014; 83 (3 Suppl): 371-373.

Woo J, Palazzi K, Dwek J, Kaplan G, Chiang G. Early clean intermittent catheterization may not prevent dimercaptosuccinic acid renal scan abnormalities in children with spinal dysraphism. J Pediatr Urol. 2014; 10(2):274-7.

Cohen SA, Palazzi K, Marietti S, Kaplan G, Chiang G. Lack of improvement - a national assessment of readmission rates after pediatric bladder reconstruction. Nephro-Urology Monthly. 2014 September; 6(5): e20263 , DOI: 10.5812/numonthly.20263

Bush RA, Vemulakonda VM, Corbett ST, Chiang GJ. Can we predict a national profile of non-attendance paediatric urology patients: a multi-institutional electronic health record study. Inform Prim Care. 2014;21(3):132–138

Ramachandra P, Palazzi KL, Holmes NM, Chiang G. Children With Spinal Abnormalities Have an Increased Health Burden From Upper Tract Urolithiasis. Urology 2014 Jun;83(6):1378-82. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2013.12.050. Epub 2014 Apr 2.

Vemulakonda VM, Chiang G, Corbett ST. Variability in use of voiding cystourethrogram during initial evaluation of infants with congenital hydronephrosis. Urology 2014 May;83(5):1135-8. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2013.11.011. Epub 2014 Jan 4.

Woo JR, Marietti S, Masterson J, Chiang G. Minimal incision laparoscopy assisted open pediatric pyeloplasty. J Pediatr Urol. J Pediatr Urol. 2014 Apr;10(2):391-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jpurol.2013.07.007. Epub 2013 Aug 16.


Ramachandra, P., Palazzi, K., Skalsky, A., Marietti, S., and G. Chiang. Shunted hydrocephalus has a significant impact on quality of life in children with spina bifida. PM&R 2013 Oct;5(10):825-31.

Inouye, BM, Chiang G, and N Holmes. Adolescent Xanthogranulomatous Pyelonephritis Mimicking Renal Cell Carcinoma on Urine Cytology: An Atypical Presentation. Urology. 2013 Apr;81(4):885-7.

Colangelo CJ, Kaplan GW, Holmes N, Palazzi-Churas K, and Chiang G. Ureteroscopy in Pediatric Patients with Spinal Abnormalities. J Endourol. 2013;27(5):545-8.

Woo JR, Sisul D, Kaplan G, Chiang G. Urologic outcomes of pediatric pelvic neuroblastoma presenting in acute urinary retention. Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2013 Oct;30(7):662-7.

Marietti S, Woldrich J, Durbin J, Sparks S, Kaplan G, Chiang G. Urologic findings on computed tomography of the abdomen and pelvis in a pediatric population. J Pediatr Urol. 2013;9(5):609-12.

Marietti S, Saenz N, Willert J, Holmes N. Genitourinary rhabdomyosarcoma: Unusual Diagnosis Presenting Within Hours of Delivery. J Pediatr Urol. 2013 Mar 16; 9:e139-143.

Sparks, S. Kaplan, A., DeCambre, M., Kaplan, G, and Holmes, N. Eosinophilic Cystitis in the Pediatric Population. J Pediatr Urol 9:738-744, 2013

2009 - 2012

[Representative sample, not comprehensive]

Chiang G, and Fairbanks T. Initial Use of LESS for the ACE Malone Procedure in Children. Urology 2012 Sep;80(3):717-8.

Sparks S, Decambre M, Christman M, Kaplan G, Holmes N. Salvage ureteral reimplantation after failure of dextranomer/hyaluronic acid injection. J Urol. Jul 2011;186(1):257-260.

Woldrich JM, Holmes N, Palazzi-Churas K, Alagiri M, DeCambre M, Kaplan G, Chiang G. Comparison of laparoendoscopic single-site, conventional laparoscopic, and open nephrectomy in a pediatric population. Urology. Jul 2011;78(1):74-77.

Marietti S, Holmes N, Chiang G. Laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) bilateral nephrectomy in the pretransplant pediatric population. Pediatr Transplant. Jun 2011;15(4):396-399.

Marietti S, DeCambre M, Fairbanks T, Kling K, Chiang G. Early experience with laparoendoscopic single-site surgery in the pediatric urology patient population. J Endourol. Aug 2010;24(8):1321-1324.

Chalmers D, Marietti S, Kim C. Xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis in an adolescent. Urology. Dec 2010;76(6):1472.

Hackett LK, Tarsa M, Wolfson TJ, Kaplan G, Vaux KK, Pretorius DH. Use of multiplanar 3-dimensional ultrasonography for prenatal sex identification. J Ultrasound Med. 2010;29:195-202.

Holmes NM. Surgical implications of the obesity epidemic. J Urol. May 2009;181(5):1985-1986.

Christman MS, Chen JT, Holmes NM. Obstructive complications of lichen sclerosis. J Pediatr Urol. Jun 2009;5(3):165-169.

Ahn SY, Mendoza S, Kaplan G, Reznik V. Chronic kidney disease in the VACTERL Association: clinical course and outcome. Pediatr Nephrol. 2009;24:1047-1053.

Chiang G, Kaplan G. Management of ectopic ureterocele with horseshoe kidney. J Pediatr Urol. Oct 2009;5(5):400-401.