• Medicine
  • Published 2016

Is Ultrasound as Accurate as Computed Tomography Urogram in Detecting Urinary Tract Calculi :-A Retrospective Study

@inproceedings{Resident2016IsUA,
  title={Is Ultrasound as Accurate as Computed Tomography Urogram in Detecting Urinary Tract Calculi :-A Retrospective Study},
  author={Rohit Juneja Resident and Vasanth Seth and Veerendra and Mandavi Singh and Arun Chandra and Rahul Rajarm Patil and Amith Mankal and Saurabh Kumar Sinha},
  year={2016}
}
Aim: To determine the (i) sensitivity and specificity of ultrasound (USG) in the detection of urinary tract calculi, (ii) size of renal calculi detected on USG and comparing with CTU, and (iii) size of renal calculi not seen on USG but detected on computed tomography urogram (CTU). Methods: A total of 100 patients’ USG and CTU were compared retrospectively for the presence of calculi. Sensitivity, specificity, accuracy, positive predictive value and negative predictive value of USG were… CONTINUE READING

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