Impact of ureteral stent diameter on symptoms and tolerability.


BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Indwelling double-pigtail ureteral stents are frequently associated with debilitating symptoms. A randomized study was performed to evaluate the effect of stent diameter (4.7F v. 6F) on symptoms and tolerability. PATIENTS AND METHODS Between February and October 2000, 46 consecutive patients undergoing ureteroscopy for stone disease… (More)


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@article{Erturk2003ImpactOU, title={Impact of ureteral stent diameter on symptoms and tolerability.}, author={Erdal N Erturk and Annette E Sessions and Jean V. Joseph}, journal={Journal of endourology}, year={2003}, volume={17 2}, pages={59-62} }