Significance of lower pole pelvicaliceal anatomy on stone clearance after shockwave lithotripsy in nonobstructive isolated renal pelvic stones

Sozen S., Kupeli B., Acar C., Gurocak S., Karaoglan U., Bozkirli I.

JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY, vol.22, no.5, pp.877-881, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/end.2007.0277
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.877-881


Purpose: To investigate the probable effect of lower-pole pelvicaliceal anatomy on stone clearance after shock-wave lithotripsy (SWL) in patients with nonobstructive renal pelvic stones.