Can intervals in extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy sessions affect success in the treatment of upper ureteral stones?


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Turan T., Efioglu O., Danacıoğlu Y. O. , Şendoğan F., Çulpan M. , Günaydın B., ...More

VIDEOSURGERY AND OTHER MINIINVASIVE TECHNIQUES, vol.13, no.4, pp.507-511, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5114/wiitm.2018.75873
  • Title of Journal : VIDEOSURGERY AND OTHER MINIINVASIVE TECHNIQUES
  • Page Numbers: pp.507-511

Abstract

Introduction: Managing upper ureteral stones with shock wave lithotripsy (SWL) has been done for many years. However, no conclusive data have been found on the intervals required between repeated SWL sessions.