extracorporeal shock-wave lithotripsy

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extracorporeal shock-wave lithotripsy

[‚ek·strə·kȯr¦pȯr·ē·əl ¦shäk‚wāv ′lith·ə‚trip·sē]
(medicine)
A treatment for renal calculi (kidney stones) in which powerful ultrasonic shock waves are focused on the stones, thereby breaking them into small fragments that can be excreted, thus avoiding surgery. Also known as lithotripsy.
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Hastalarin 148'ine (82 erkek, 66 kiz) PNL, 99'nna (58 erkek, 41 kiz) URS ile tas tedavisi ve 168'ine (91 erkek, 77 kiz) ESWL uygulandi.
Our study is the first to compare stone movement during ESWL using SV or HFJV The stones in the SV group moved more than the HFJV group, but less than that reported using IPPV via an ETT (34 mm) (1).
This treatment is often used when the stone is quite large or in a location that does not allow effective use of ESWL.
The introduction of ESWL has brought up a number of policy issues relating to the introduction of new medical technology in both the United States and Europe.
The stone-free rate of ESWL is influenced by the calculi burden, position, composition of calculi, and the anatomical structure of the collection system.
Seventy-nine children were treated with ESWL, percutaneous procedures, drugs, stents, or close observation; only 25 children required surgical procedures including cystolithotomy, nephrolithotomy, partial nephrectomy, pyelolithotomy, ureterolithotomy, and urethral stone extraction.
Since the development of ESWL by the University of Munich-Dornier Aerospace Engineering Company, the treatment of stone disease has been revolutionized.
ESWL has brought enhancement in surgery, over open surgery and increased the adoption rates of patients for minimally invasive surgery.
Study participant inclusion criteria involved adults with preoperative sterile urine who underwent ESWL.
Sub-Segments Included: Interventional BPH Procedures Prostate Cancer Treatment Procedures Stone Treatment Procedures TURP Market (Monopolar Electrode Market & Bipolar Electrode Market) Laser BPH Capital Equipment Market Laser Fiber Market Brachytherapy Seed Market Brachytherapy Needle Market Intermittent Catheter Market Foley Catheter Market Incontinence Sling Market Disposables Market ESWL Capital Equipment Market ISWL Equipment Market Cystoscope Market Ureteroscope Market Resectoscope Market Nephroscope Market
ESWL icin kullanilan cihazlardaki teknolojik gelisime ragmen, halen hem taslarin tamami bu yontemle kirilmadigi icin hem de sistemin taslardan tamamen temizlenebilmesi icin ek cihaz ve girisimlere ihtiyac duyulabilmektedir.