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Photoselective potassium titanyl phosphate (KTP) laser vaporization versus transurethral resection of the prostate for prostates larger than 70 mL: a short-term prospective randomized trial.
OBJECTIVES To compare the short term outcomes of photoselective vaporization (PVP) and transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) for glands larger than 70 mL in a prospective randomized trial.Expand
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The learning curve in the training of percutaneous nephrolithotomy.
OBJECTIVES To investigate the learning curve in the training of percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL). METHODS A total of 104 PCNL cases were included in this evaluation to define the learning curveExpand
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Management of sildenafil treatment failures
Purpose of review Although oral type 5 phosphodiesterase inhibitors are considered as first-line therapy for the majority of causes of erectile dysfunction, because of their high efficacy, ease ofExpand
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Comparison of ureteroscopic procedures with rigid and semirigid ureteroscopes in pediatric population: does the caliber of instrument matter?
ObjectivesTo compare the results of two different ureteroscopes in pediatric ureteroscopy (URS) procedures.Patients and methodsSixty-five consecutive URS procedures in pediatric population (39 males,Expand
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Factors affecting complication rates of percutaneous nephrolithotomy in children: results of a multi-institutional retrospective analysis by the Turkish pediatric urology society.
PURPOSE We assessed factors affecting complication rates of percutaneous nephrolithotomy in children. MATERIALS AND METHODS We retrospectively evaluated data on 1,205 renal units in 1,157 childrenExpand
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Neurapraxic complications in operations performed in the lithotomy position
Abstract. In this study, we assessed the incidence and risk factors associated with lower extremity neurapraxia in operations performed in the lithotomy position. A total of 1170 patients, who wereExpand
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Emergent stenting after uncomplicated ureteroscopy: evaluation of 23 patients.
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the causes of emergent stent placement during the postoperative early period after uncomplicated ureteroscopy in 23 patients. METHODS Of 276 uncomplicated ureteroscopyExpand
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Testicular blood flow measurements and mean resistive index values after microsurgical and high ligation varicocelectomy.
OBJECTIVES To compare the effects of the two most commonly used surgical methods in the management of varicocele disease, namely, microsurgery and high-ligation varicocelectomy, on testicular bloodExpand
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The comparison of ureteroscopy and ureterolithotomy for the treatment of large and impacted ureteral stones in the middle and upper part of ureter
Objective: We aimed to research the most effective treatment method of the middle and upper ureteral impacted stones of which is 1.5-2 cm diameter size. Material and Method: Between 2000 and 2013,Expand
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Factors affecting complication rates of ureteroscopic lithotripsy in children: results of multi-institutional retrospective analysis by Pediatric Stone Disease Study Group of Turkish Pediatric
PURPOSE We evaluated factors affecting complication rates of ureteroscopy for pediatric ureteral calculi. MATERIALS AND METHODS We retrospectively evaluated 642 children who underwent ureteroscopyExpand
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