UROLOGICAL RESEARCH, vol.40, no.6, pp.799-800, 2012 (SCI-Expanded)
Article / Letter
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
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Ammi visnaga was used in Ancient Egypt as an herbal remedy for renal colic. "Khellin", a chemical obtained from Ammi visnaga, was used as a smooth muscle relaxant and has been thought to have pleiotropic effects on urolithiasis. We report a case with multiple ureteral stone passages possibly as a result of medication with an herb preparation, Khellin.