Renal parenchyma injury after percutaneous nephrolithotomy tract dilatations in pig and cadaveric kidney models

@inproceedings{Emiliani2017RenalPI,
  title={Renal parenchyma injury after percutaneous nephrolithotomy tract dilatations in pig and cadaveric kidney models},
  author={Esteban Emiliani and M Talso and Mohammed Baghdadi and Olivier Traxer},
  booktitle={Central European journal of urology},
  year={2017}
}
INTRODUCTION Miniaturization of instruments has changed the paradigms of percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL). To date, however, few studies have analyzed the possible renal trauma generated by PCNL tract dilation. The purpose of this study is to evaluate and compare systematically the renal injury of all PNCL dilation techniques in pork kidneys (PK) and… CONTINUE READING