Success of electromagnetic shock wave lithotripter as monotherapy in large renal calculi—Our experience

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Meitei, K.S.; Gupta, S; Singh, A.K.; (2013)
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
  • Journal: African Journal of Urology,volume 19,issue 4,pages179-183 (issn: 1110-5704)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.afju.2013.05.002
  • Subject: Diseases of the genitourinary system. Urology | RC870-923 | Success | Monotherapy | Large calculi

Objectives: To evaluate the success of shock wave lithotripsy (SWL) as monotherapy for solitary renal stones larger than 2 cm without ureteral stenting. Hence, if our study result demonstrates acceptable success and safety, we can recommend ESWL as a treatment option fo... View more
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