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What are the different kinds of congenital urinary tract blockages?

Urinary tract blockages may occur at the point where the ureter leaves the renal pelvis, or at the point where the bladder empties into the urethra. Congenital urinary tract abnormalities may be associated with urinary tract infections in children, which can result in kidney injury. However, when detected early and treated appropriately, kidney injury may be avoided in many cases.

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