The Efficacy of Medical Prophylaxis in Children with Calcium Oxalate Urolithiasis After Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy

Oguz U., Unsal A.

JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY, vol.27, no.1, pp.92-95, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/end.2012.0243
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.92-95


Objective: To evaluate whether medical prophylaxis decreases calcium oxalate stone recurrences in children after percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PNL) or not. To our knowledge this is the first study that evaluates this topic in children after PNL.