Laparoscopic transperitoneal ureterolithotomy for large ureteric stones

  title={Laparoscopic transperitoneal ureterolithotomy for large ureteric stones},
  author={Ahmed Al-Sayyad},
  booktitle={Urology annals},
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the efficacy and safety of laparoscopic transperitoneal ureterolithotomy for management of large proximal ureteric stones. MATERIALS AND METHODS Medical records of patients who underwent laparoscopic transperitoneal ureterolithotomy for proximal ureteral stones ≥2 cm were reviewed retrospectively. Patients' characteristics, stone characteristics, perioperative and follow-up data were studied. Patients with stones <2 cm in size, previous transperitoneal surgical… CONTINUE READING

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