New and evolving concepts in the imaging and management of urolithiasis: urologists' perspective.

@article{Kambadakone2010NewAE,
  title={New and evolving concepts in the imaging and management of urolithiasis: urologists' perspective.},
  author={Avinash R Kambadakone and Brian H Eisner and Onofrio Antonio Catalano and Dushyant V. Sahani},
  journal={Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc},
  year={2010},
  volume={30 3},
  pages={603-23}
}
Urolithiasis is a universal problem that has become increasingly prevalent in the United States and has a high rate of recurrence. Imaging of urolithiasis has evolved over the years due to technologic advances and a better understanding of the disease process. Computed tomography (CT) has been the investigation of choice for the evaluation of urinary stone disease. The emergence of multidetector CT and the recent introduction of dual-energy CT have further reinforced the superiority of this… CONTINUE READING