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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The advantages of plain radiography are that radio-opaque renal calculus or renal cystitis/ abscess can be ruled out.
The cause leading to simple nephrectomy was non-functional kidney (NFK) due to renal calculus disease in 101(49.
CT urogram showed right renal calculus in renal pelvis with retroaortic left renal vein (RLRV type I), which was compressed to more than half of its diameter (fig-2).
Renal calculus imaging using non-contrast CT should be limited to the renal area of the abdomen
The researchers cited a case of renal calculus as probably being related to topiramate treatment.
A renal calculus may migrate to the bladder or it may form in the bladder itself due to urinary stasis.
At diagnosis, an obstructive renal calculus was noticed in nine patients (75%).