Nephrolithiasis associated with renal insufficiency: factors predicting outcome.

@article{Kukreja2003NephrolithiasisAW,
  title={Nephrolithiasis associated with renal insufficiency: factors predicting outcome.},
  author={Rajesh A Kukreja and Mihir Desai and Snehal H Patel and Mahesh Ramanlal Desai},
  journal={Journal of endourology},
  year={2003},
  volume={17 10},
  pages={875-9}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Renal calculous disease may be associated with various degrees of renal insufficiency secondary to a combination of obstruction, urinary infection, frequent surgical intervention, and coexisting medical disease. Herein, we present our data on the progression of renal function in patients with stones associated with renal insufficiency and assess the significance of various factors that could predict postoperative renal function deterioration. PATIENTS AND METHODS Data… CONTINUE READING