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 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/end.2009.0291
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.13-16


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).