The impact of radiological anatomy in clearance of lower calyceal stones after shock wave lithotripsy in paediatric patients

Tan M. Ö. , Karaoglan U., Sen İ., Deniz N., Bozkirli I.

EUROPEAN UROLOGY, vol.43, no.2, pp.188-193, 2003 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0302-2838(02)00492-x
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN UROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.188-193
  • Keywords: ESWL, lower calyx, urolithiasis, residual calculi, anatomy, children, FRAGMENTS, CHILDREN, CALCULI
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: To determine the factors affecting stone clearance after extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL) in children with lower calyceal stones.