nephrolithotomy


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neph·ro·li·thot·o·my

n. nefrolitotomía, incisión en el riñón para extraer cálculos renales.
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Today, the primary approach for renal stones larger than 2 cm in diameter is percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PNL).
Renal calculi requiring percutaneous nephrolithotomy commonly harbour infectious organisms even when the stone is metabolic in origin.
In the 25-36 months group, percutaneous cystolithotripsy had to be applied for four of 16 patients and percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PcNL) for two of 16 patients (Figure 2).
In particular, urinary tract interventions such as previous intraabdominal operations, extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy or percutaneous nephrolithotomy or usage of anticoagulant, the presence of ureteral hematoma, debris or foreign bodies in patient records should be considered in the definitive diagnosis.
She was found to have large bilateral stones requiring her first percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) procedure.
Endourological treatment modalities for kidney stones include extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL), flexible ureteroscopy (fURS), percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL), and laparoscopy.
Contract notice:Pediatric combined percutaneous nephrolithotomy system and endoscopic lithotripsy.
Percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) is widely used for extraction of large renal calculi.
Options for bigger stones include using a laser to break them up, and if the stone's really big, then you do percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL), which means putting a tube directly into the kidney, breaking up the stone and sucking it out.
Long-term outcomes of percutaneous nephrolithotomy in 177 patients with chronic kidney disease: a single center experience.