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 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/end.2012.0243
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.92-95

Abstract

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.