litholapaxy


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litholapaxy

(ˈlɪθələˌpæksɪ; lɪˈθɒləˌpæksɪ)
n, pl -paxies
(Medicine) the procedure of removing bladder stones by crushing them and extracting them through a catheter
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* Majority of the cases were subjected to Suprapubic Cystolithotomy alone or in conjunction with suprapubic prostatectomy, in some cases cystoscopic litholapaxy were done, access for any complication and they discharged after suture removal and regular follow-up in surgery OPD.
(8) Open surgery has been used for most symptomatic utricle cysts, including transurethral unroofing and holmium laser litholapaxy, (2,3) or complete resection through a suprapubic extraperitoneal approach.
Posterior Not Retrograde (1) urethra 37 specified manipulation and (68.5) litholapaxy32 Anterior (59.2) urethra 9 External (16.6) urethrotomy 6 Fossa (11.1) navicularis 6 Meatotomy and (11.1) forceps extraction Bulbous 7 (13) urethra 2 (3.7) Sharfi (5) Anterior Not Endoscopically urethra 10 specified push-back and (29.4) litholapaxy 12 Posterior (35.3) urethra 20 Retrograde (58.8) manipulation and Fossa litholapaxy 9 navicularis 4 (26.4) (11.7) Retrograde manipulation and open cystolithotomy 5 (14.7) External urethrotomy 7 (20.5) El-Sherif and Anterior 12 Intraurethral 2% El-Hafi (6) urethra 10 lidocaine jelly (55.5) instillation for Posterior spontaneous urethra 7 passage (38.8) Fossa navicularis 1(5.7) Al-Ansari et Posterior 25 SWL 62 (100) al.
Frequency of ureteral perforation depending on stone removal technique (n=262) Stone removal technique Number of Number interventions of ureteral n perforation (%) "On-site" lithotripsy 83 6 (7.2) Lithoextraction 53 0 (antegrade or retrograde) Redeployment of stones in renal 126 0 pelvis and per cutaneous litholapaxy (PNL) Total 262 6 (2.3) Table 2.