Flexible Ureterorenoscopy versus Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy for the treatment of upper/middle calyx kidney stones of 10-20 mm: a retrospective analysis of 174 patients


Cecen K., Karadag M. A. , Demir A., BAĞCIOĞLU M., KOCAASLAN R., Sofikerim M.

SPRINGERPLUS, vol.3, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 3
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/2193-1801-3-557
  • Title of Journal : SPRINGERPLUS

Abstract

To compare the outcomes of flexible ureterorenoscopy (F-URS) with extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL) for the treatment of upper or mid calyx kidney stones of 10 to 20 mm.