Single-centre review of radiologically guided percutaneous nephrostomy using "mixed" technique: success and complication rates.

AIM A review of complication and success rates of the "mixed" technique in percutaneous nephrostomy using both the Seldinger and one-step techniques in dilated and non-dilated systems. MATERIALS AND METHODS We retrospectively analysed 500 percutaneous nephrostomies in dilated an non-dilated systems in 353 patients from 2006 to 2007 (208 males (range 19-95… CONTINUE READING