The other 12 patients in the PCNL
group received PCNL
plus fulguration of the diverticular walls.
After discussing the options of shockwave lithotripsy, ureteroscopy, and PCNL
, a decision was made to proceed with PCNL
in an attempt to achieve complete removal of her right-sided renal stone burden.
is recommended for cases with stones larger than 2.
was the most common urological procedure studied for the assessment of the radiation exposure.
Encl: Photo of Conference Inauguration, and iPad-guided Renal Access PCNL
Technical difficulties during PCNL
in previously operated kidney: 38 cases.
In adults, PCNL
is performed under fluoroscopic or ultrasound guidance.
In this prospective study, we evaluated the safety, feasibility and efficacy of tubeless PCNL
in the supine position in selected cases of renal stones.
can be done under General Anaesthesia or Spinal Anaesthesia.
Professor Mumtaz said that the recent advances in the medical sciences would help the Urologists to break the stones in the kidney through micro PCNL
The main concern about PCNL
is the resultant morbidity: Complications such as bleeding, parenchymal damage, and organ injury hindered the adoption of PCNL
in primary hospitals in China.
1-8 In our practice, we see a large number of children with stone disease, and have not found age and weight to be a barrier to performing PCNL