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Are the urology operating room personnel aware about the ionizing radiation?
Purpose: We assessed and evaluated attitudes and knowledge regarding ionizing radiation of urology surgery room staff.
Rectovesical Fistula Related to Transurethral Resection of a Bladder Lesion
A rectovesical fistula (RVF) is an uncommon complication of urooncologic surgery. Although several RVFs have been reported, our case is the first reported RVF in the literature that iatrogenically occurred after transurethral ...
A Comparison of 2 Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy Techniques for the Treatment of Pediatric Kidney Stones of Sizes 10-20 mm: Microperc vs Miniperc
OBJECTIVE To compare outcomes of micro-percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PNL; microperc) with mini-PNL (miniperc) in the treatment of pediatric renal stones of sizes 10-20 mm.
Comparison of the efficacy of diclofenac, acupuncture, and acetaminophen in the treatment of renal colic
Objective: The objective is to compare the analgesic effects of diclofenac, acetaminophen, and acupuncture in urolithiasis-driven renal colic pain relief.
A Rare Anomaly of Testicular Descend: Transverse Testicular Ectopia and Review of the Literature
Crossed ectopia or transverse testicular ectopia (TTE) is an extremely rare anomaly of testicular descent in which both gonads migrate along the same inguinal canal to the hemiscrotum. Fewer than 100 cases have been reported ...
External Comparison of Recent Predictive Nomograms for Stone-Free Rate Using Retrograde Flexible Ureteroscopy with Laser Lithotripsy
Objective: To assess and compare the applicability of the Resorlu-Unsal Stone Score (RUSS) and the Modified Seoul National University Renal Stone Complexity (S-ReSC) score for flexible ureterorenoscopy (f-URS).
Retroperitoneoscopic nephrectomy for non-functioning kidneys related to renal stone disease
Laparoscopic nephrectomy has become the gold standard procedure for nonfunctioning or symptomatic benign kidneys due to renal calculi, obstructive, refluxive, and inflammatory nephropathies or renovascular hypertension. ...
Severe phimosis leading to obstructive uropathy in a boy with lichen sclerosus
Lichen sclerosus (LS) is a chronic, inflammatory condition which commonly involves the anogenital skin. This condition may affect the foreskin, glans, frenulum, meatus and urethra in males. It manifests itself with voiding ...
Initial experience of micro-percutaneous nephrolithotomy in the treatment of renal calculi in 140 renal units
The aim of this study was to investigate the effectiveness and reliability of the micro-percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PNL) method for the management of kidney stones. We performed a retrospective analysis of 136 patients ...