lithotripsy

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lithotripsy

[′lith·ə‚trip·sē]
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Of the patients, 37 had pneumatic lithotripsy (PL group) and 36 had ureteroscopic HO: YAG laser lithotripsy (LL group) using rigid 8 Fr-ureteroscope for the fragmentation of the ureteric stones.
Laparoscopic ureterolithotomy as a primary modality for ureteral calculi: comparison to rigid ureteroscopic pneumatic lithotripsy.
Then pneumatic lithotripsy was done and stone fragmentation completed.
The stones were fragmented using pneumatic lithotripsy and a holmium laser, then retrieved using a grasper or nitinol basket, or flushed out using a pulsed water pump.
Another study undertaking SR URS using pneumatic lithotripsy showed that stented patients actually did better than non-stented patients.
Our aim was to describe a patient with two large penile and prostatic urethral stones who received external urethrotomy combined with extracorporeal pneumatic lithotripsy, as well as discuss this treatment option according to the current literature.
In the rigid nephroscope group, stones were fragmented and cleared by pneumatic lithotripsy and an ultrasonic system (EMS Electro Medical System, Nyon, Switzerland).
There are two studies in literature that compared pneumatic lithotripsy by suprapubic vs.
Management of bladder stones with pneumatic lithotripsy using a ureteroscope in children.
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The stones were fragmented with pneumatic lithotripsy.