A new technique for retrograde stone displacement in the tortuous ureter before extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy

Jon L Pryor, J. Y. Gillenwater

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Abstract

A tortuous ureter can prevent a ureteral calculus from being manipulated into the kidney before extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy. We describe a technique using a floppy-tip guide wire and a double channel cystoscope to manipulate a stone from a tortuous ureter into the kidney.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)778-779
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Urology
Volume142
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1989

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