Surgical Management of Stones

Publication Date: September 30, 2016
Last Updated: March 14, 2022

GUIDELINE STATEMENTS

Imaging, Pre-operative Testing

1. Clinicians should obtain a non-contrast CT scan on patients prior to performing PCNL.

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CBC, Complete blood count; CT, Computed tomography; MET, Medical expulsive therapy; PCNL, Percutaneous nephrolithotomy; SWL, Shock-wave lithotripsy; UPJ, Ureteropelvic junction; URS, Ureteroscopy; UTI, Urinary tract infection

Overview

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Surgical Management of Stones

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