Effect of Previous Open Renal Surgery and Failed Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy on the Performance and Outcomes of Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy


Resorlu B., Kara C., Senocak C., Cicekbilek I., Unsal A.

JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY, vol.24, no.1, pp.13-16, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/end.2009.0291
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.13-16
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Purpose: We evaluated the effects of previous open renal surgery and unsuccessful extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy (SWL) treatment on the performance and outcomes of percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL).