ureterolithotomy


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Related to ureterolithotomy: Ureteroscopy
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ur·e·ter·o·li·thot·o·my

n. ureterolitotomía, incisión del uréter para extraer un cálculo.
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Patients with previous URS, percutaneous antegrade URS, laparoscopy, or open surgical ureterolithotomy were excluded.
Upper and mid-ureteric stones: a prospective unrandomized comparison of Retroperitoneoscopic and open ureterolithotomy.
Laparoscopic ureterolithotomy and pyelolithotomy are both treatment options for patients with large impacted calculi.
Seventy-nine children were treated with ESWL, percutaneous procedures, drugs, stents, or close observation; only 25 children required surgical procedures including cystolithotomy, nephrolithotomy, partial nephrectomy, pyelolithotomy, ureterolithotomy, and urethral stone extraction.
Ozturk and colleagues compared SWL, retrograde intrarenal surgery and laparoscopic ureterolithotomy to treat 1- to 2-cm upper ureteral stones; they concluded that laparoscopic ureterolithotomy is superior to other modalities.
He had a history of right ureterolithotomy and diabetes, although no history of tuberous sclerosis, lymphangiomyomatosis, renal cancer or renal cyst was present.
There are some patients with upper ureteral stones for whom laparoscopic ureterolithotomy should be performed concomitantly with small renal stones.
The first transperitoneal laparoscopic ureterolithotomy was performed by Raboy and colleagues in 1992.
Different case groups according to distinct pathology types Groups n Ureteropelvic junction stenosis 8 Peripelvic cyst 5 Ureterolitiazis 11 Sequela of caliectasis (history of calculus, vesico ureteral 7 reflux, operation) History of nephrolithotomy 5 History of ureterolithotomy 3 History of nephrolithotripsy History of ureterolithotripsy 3 Prominent extrarenal pelvis variation 5 Hydronephrosis with pregnancy 2
prolonged use of ureteral stents or catheters, especially rigid ones, ureterolithotomy complicated with a urinary leakage).
4) Occasionally, open surgery, (5) laparoscopic ureterolithotomy, (6) or antegrade percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) (7-9) can be used in patients with large ureteral calculi.