renal calculus


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Related to renal calculus: hydronephrosis, Renal Cyst
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Noun1.renal calculus - a calculus formed in the kidney
calculus, concretion - a hard lump produced by the concretion of mineral salts; found in hollow organs or ducts of the body; "renal calculi can be very painful"
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Although the incidence of renal calculus and its etiology varies significantly with genetic, ethnic, geographical and environmental background.
Clinical effectiveness of prospectively reported sonographic twinkling artifact for the diagnosis of renal calculus in patients without known urolithiasis.
It can help in measuring the size of kidneys and extent of renal damage, it can detect renal calculus and its size, hydronephrosis and its extent, any dilatation of pelvicalyceal system, or renal cystitis, abscess, calculus and residual post-voidal urine in bladder or any changes in renal parenchyma.
The cause leading to simple nephrectomy was non-functional kidney (NFK) due to renal calculus disease in 101(49.7%) cases (Figure-3), followed by pelvi-ureteric junction obstruction(PUJO) causing renal damage in 31(15.2%) (Figure-4), chronic pyelonephritis 24(11.2%) and pyonephrosis 15(7.38%).
Although it is well-established and applicated in laparoscopic surgery, renal calculus formation caused by Hem-o-lok migration is the nonnegligible potential complications.
At diagnosis, an obstructive renal calculus was noticed in nine patients (75%).
What in the human body is known medically as a renal calculus? 8.
Her personal history included renal calculus, hypertension and diabetes mellitus.
After investigations, it was found that he had lower ureteric calculus and renal calculus. Patient underwent ureterolithotomy + Retrograde Intrarenal Surgery (RIRS).
(6) Computed tomography findings of diffuse XGP include hydronephrosis (90.9%), renal calculus (72.7%), pyonephrosis (45.5%), intraparenchymatous collection (45.5%), cortical renal atrophy (45.5%), nonfunctioning kidney (36.4%), abscess (36.4%), and perinephric fat accumulation (18.2%).