Comparison of Dilation Methods in Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy: Which One Is More Successful?


Nalbant I., Karakoyunlu A. N. , YEŞİL S. , Ekici M., Zengin K., Ozturk U., ...Daha Fazla

JOURNAL OF LAPAROENDOSCOPIC & ADVANCED SURGICAL TECHNIQUES, cilt.26, sa.6, ss.478-482, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 26 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1089/lap.2015.0618
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF LAPAROENDOSCOPIC & ADVANCED SURGICAL TECHNIQUES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.478-482

Özet

Objective: Creation of the access tract is an important step in percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PNL). In this study, we compared the efficiency and safety of Amplatz, Alken, and balloon dilation methods in the creation of the access tract.