Unfavorable Anatomical Factors Influencing the Success of Retrograde Intrarenal Surgery for Lower Pole Renal Calculi

KILIÇARSLAN H., Kaynak Y., Kordan Y., KAYGISIZ O., COŞKUN B., GÜNSEREN K. Ö. , ...More

UROLOGY JOURNAL, vol.12, no.2, pp.2065-2068, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 12 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Journal Name: UROLOGY JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.2065-2068
  • Keywords: kidney calculi, surgery, kidney calculi, therapy, nephrostomy, percutaneous, ureteroscopy, treatment outcome, kidney calculi, SHOCK-WAVE LITHOTRIPSY, LASER LITHOTRIPSY, FLEXIBLE URETEROSCOPY, STONE CLEARANCE, 2 CM, GREATER, SYSTEM, IMPACT
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes


Purpose: To determine the unfavorable factors, related to lower pole anatomical characteristics (LPACs), influencing the success of retrograde intrarenal surgery (RIRS) for lower pole renal calculi (LPC).