Role of ultrasonography in percutaneous renal access in patients with renal anatomic abnormalities.

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OBJECTIVE To present our experience regarding the feasibility, safety, and efficacy of ultrasound (US)-guided percutaneous nephrolithotomy in anatomically abnormal kidneys. MATERIALS AND METHODS We performed US-guided percutaneous nephrolithotomy in 15 patients with anatomically abnormal kidneys and renal calculi. Of the 15 patients, 5 had horseshoe… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.urology.2013.01.038

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@article{Penbegul2013RoleOU, title={Role of ultrasonography in percutaneous renal access in patients with renal anatomic abnormalities.}, author={Necmettin Penbegul and Namik Kemal Hatipoglu and Mehmet Nuri Bodakçi and Murat Atar and Yaşar Bozkurt and Ahmet Ali Sancaktutar and Abdulkadir Tepeler}, journal={Urology}, year={2013}, volume={81 5}, pages={938-42} }