Percutanous retrieval of internal double-j ureteral stents using a snare


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KAHRİMAN G. , ÖZCAN N., DOĞAN A.

Erciyes Medical Journal, vol.41, pp.440-443, 2019 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 41
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.14744/etd.2019.24654
  • Title of Journal : Erciyes Medical Journal
  • Page Numbers: pp.440-443
  • Keywords: Stents, ureter, fluoroscopy, percutaneous nephrostomy, REMOVAL, EXCHANGE

Abstract

Objective: In this paper, we aim to report our experience in percutaneous ureteral stent retrieval using a loop snare under fluoroscopic guidance and to assess the efficacy and safety of the method.