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All kinds of problems that may arise in the kidneys, urinary tract, bladder and urethra, defined as the urinary system between the ages of 0-18, defined as childhood, are treated in the Pediatric Nephrology Outpatient Clinic. Correct diagnosis and treatment of any congenital or acquired problems arising in this system is extremely important. Therefore, when symptoms such as swelling in the hands, feet and eyes, difficulty urinating, urination disorders, bleeding in the urine or pain during urination are observed in children, it is necessary to consult a Pediatric Nephrologist immediately.

In Yeditepe University Hospitals Pediatric Nephrology Outpatient Clinic, the treatment of kidney and urinary tract diseases that occur in childhood is carried out with a multidisciplinary approach. Families are supported at every stage of diagnosis and treatment.
Some of the Diseases Treated in Pediatric Nephrology Outpatient Clinic:

Acute Renal Failure in Children
Antenatal Hydronephrosis
• Other Kidney Diseases in Children
Kidney Transplant in Children
Dialysis in Children
Enuresis (Urinary Incontinence)
• Urinary Tract Infection in Children
Chronic Kidney Failure in Children
• Stone Diseases in Children
• Urinary System Abnormalities in Children
Abnormalities of the Urinary System
Vesicoureteral Reflux


All allergic diseases of children aged 0-18 are diagnosed and treated with the latest technology. Examinations made in the department; allergy skin tests, blood allergy tests, respiratory function tests, allergen provocation tests, food tests, anesthetic drug tests are performed.
The diagnosis and treatment of the following diseases are applied; Asthma, allergic bronchitis, allergic rhinitis (hay fever), atopic dermatitis (eczema), urticaria (hives), food allergy, drug allergy (anesthetic substance allergy), chronic cough, wheezing – wheezing baby, frequent respiratory infections, allergic skin rash and allergy vaccine


The diagnosis and treatment of rheumatological diseases that occur in childhood are carried out in pediatric rheumatology outpatient clinics.
The scope of pediatric rheumatic diseases is also quite wide, including multisystem diseases characterized by acute and chronic inflammation of the musculoskeletal system (joints and muscles), vessels, skin. For this reason, it is among the 5 reasons most frequently applied to pediatric outpatient clinics.

The approach to rheumatological diseases in childhood varies according to the diagnosis and treatment of rheumatological diseases in adulthood. In most of the diseases that arise, some systemic problems occur in addition to muscle and joint findings. Therefore, the diagnosis and treatment of childhood rheumatological diseases necessitates a multidisciplinary approach.


At Yeditepe University Hospitals, a team of pediatric rheumatologists, physical therapy and rehabilitation specialists, ophthalmologists, orthopedists, social workers, and nurses specialize in Pediatrics and Diseases.
Some of the Diseases Treated in Pediatric Rheumatology Outpatient Clinic:

Growth pains,
Recurrent Fever with Unknown Cause
Growth pains,
Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis,
Juvenile Scleroderma,
Familial Mediterranean Fever,
Acute Joint Rheumatism,
Chronic Joint Rheumatism,,
Behcet ‘s disease,
Kawasaki Disease,
Henoch-Schönlein Purpura,
Wegener Granulomatosis,
Other Autoinflammatory Diseases,
Other Rheumatological Diseases,

The diagnosis and treatment of the problems of infants, children and young adolescents from the newborn period to the age of 18 are carried out in the Pediatric Endocrinology Clinic.
The main diseases diagnosed and treated in the Pediatric Endocrinology Clinic are:

Growth-Development Retardation,
Short stature,
Late Adolescence,Early Adolescence,
Thyroid Gland Diseases (Goiter-Hypothyroidism-Hyperthyroidism)
Adrenal Gland Diseases (Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, Adrenal Insufficiency, Cushing Syndrome),
Excessive Hair (Hirsutism),
Irregular Menstruation
Turner syndrome
Calcium and Bone Metabolism Disorders
Pituitary Gland Diseases,
Sexual Development Disorders, Micropenis, Undescended Testis, Suspicious Genital Structures

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