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 language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of Urology|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1989|