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Stone disease

John Reynard, Stephen Mark, Kevin Turner, Noel Armenakas, Mark Feneley and Mark Sullivan

in Urological Surgery

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199299423
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191728358 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199299423.003.0006

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Stone disease

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Kidney stones: treatment options and watchful waiting - Active treatment options for kidney stones - Clinically insignificant residual fragments - Management of stones in difficult anatomical locations - Medical therapy (dissolution therapy) - Fragmentation techniques: extra-corporeal lithotripsy - Fragmentation techniques: intra-corporeal techniques of stone fragmentation - Flexible ureterorenoscopy and laser treatment - Percutaneous nephrolithotomy - Stones at the pelvi-ureteric junction - Open stone surgery - Ureteric stones: presentation and diagnosis - Ureteric stones: diagnostic radiological imaging - Ureteric stones: acute management - Ureteric stones: indications for intervention to relieve obstruction and/or remove the stone - Ureteric stones: emergency temporizing treatment ureteric stones - Ureteric stones—indications for treatment - Ureteric stones: definitive treatment options - Ureteric stones: ureteroscopy for ureteric calculi - Open ureterolithotomy - Laparoscopic ureterolithotomy - Management of ureteric stones in pregnancy - Diagnostic imaging studies in pregnancy - Management of ureteric stones in pregnant women - Bladder stones

Chapter.  26869 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Urology

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