calyceal

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Adj.1.calyceal - of or relating to or resembling a calyx
phytology, botany - the branch of biology that studies plants
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We included patients with upper caliceal, middle caliceal and renal pelvic stones with stone burden [greater than or equal to] 2 cm, lower caliceal stones [greater than or equal to] 1.
Efficacy of extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for isolated lower caliceal stones in children compared with stones in other renal locations.
Caliceal diverticula are incidental findings of little or no significance.
Effect of potassium citrate therapy on stone recurrence and residual fragments after shockwave lithotripsy in lower caliceal calcium oxalate urolithiasis: a randomized controlled trial.
Those two terms often are used interchangeably in the literature, he said, explaining that pyelectasis is dilation of the renal pelvis, while hydronephrosis also is characterized by caliceal dilation.
A total of 69 patients with small lower fragments 4 mm or less in the caliceal region participated in the study.