Gallstone lithotripsy: early American results and the new reality.

  • J R Adwers
  • Published 1990 in The Journal of lithotripsy & stone disease

Abstract

Early comparative data is now available from several different American Gallstone Lithotripsy, ("GSL") trials (Technomed, Dornier, and Medstone). While the 6-month gallbladder clearance results appear to be remarkably similar (36%-43% in less than 20-mm solitary stones), they do not appear to match the results obtained by the Munich group in their first 175… (More)

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@article{Adwers1990GallstoneLE, title={Gallstone lithotripsy: early American results and the new reality.}, author={J R Adwers}, journal={The Journal of lithotripsy & stone disease}, year={1990}, volume={2 3}, pages={199-204} }