The following are AAP policy statements on topics related to pediatric urology:

Assessment and Management of Inguinal Hernias in Children
Pediatrics, June 2023, 152 (1)

Age Limit of Pediatrics​
Pediatrics, Sep 2017, 140 (3) 

Shared Decision-Making and Children With Disabilities: Pathways to Consensus​
Pediatrics, Jun 2017, 139 (6) 

Pain Assessment and Treatment in Children With Significant Impairment of the Central Nervous System​
Pediatrics, Jun 2017, 139 (6)     

Expert Witness Participation in Civil and Criminal Proceedings
Pediatrics, Mar 2017, 139 (3) 

Off-Label Use of Medical Devices in Children
Pediatrics, Jan 2017, 139 (1) 

Responsible Innovation in Children's Surgical Care
Pediatrics, Jan 2017, 139 (1) 

Physician's Role in Coordinating Care of Hospitalized Children
Pediatrics, Aug 2018, 142 (2)

Disclosure of Adverse Events in Pediatrics​
Pediatrics, Dec 2016, 138 (6) 

Establishing a Standard Protocol for the Voiding Cystourethrography
November 2016, VOLUME 138 / ISSUE 5
Clinical Report

Referral to Pediatric Surgical Specialists 
Surgical Advisory Panel
February 2014, VOLUME133 / ISSUE 2

Male Circumcision
Task Force on Circumcision
September 2012, VOLUME 130 / ISSUE 3
Technical Report

Circumcision Policy Statement
Task Force on Circumcision
September 2012, VOLUME 130 / ISSUE 3
Policy Statement

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Urinary Tract Infection: Clinical Practice Guideline for the Diagnosis and Management of the Initial UTI in Febrile Infants and Children 2 to 24 Months
Pediatrics, September 2011, VOLUME 128 / ISSUE 3
Clinical Practice Guideline

Health Supervision for Children With Prader-Willi Syndrome
The Committee on Genetics
January 2011, VOLUME 127 / ISSUE 1
Clinical Report

Ritual Genital Cutting of Female Minors
Board of Directors
July 2010, VOLUME 126 / ISSUE 1
Policy Statement

Update of Newborn Screening and Therapy for Congenital Hypothyroidism
June 2006, VOLUME 117 / ISSUE 6​

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