Diagnostic endoscopic examination of ureter

Known as: Ureteroscopy 
Examination of the inside of the kidney and ureter, using a ureteroscope. A ureteroscope is a thin, tube-like instrument with a light and a lens for… (More)
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1978-2017
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2014
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2014
PURPOSE To assess the current indications for ureteroscopy (URS) treatment, outcome in terms of stone-free rate, and intra- and… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
PURPOSE The safety of using a ureteral access sheath during retrograde intrarenal surgery remains controversial. Using a novel… (More)
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2012
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2012
OBJECTIVE To summarize the changes in prevalence and treatment of upper urinary tract stone disease in the UK over the last 10… (More)
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2008
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2008
PURPOSE Percutaneous nephrolithotomy has been the standard of care for intrarenal calculi greater than 2 cm. Flexible… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE The optimal management of lower pole renal calculi is controversial. We compared shock wave lithotripsy (SWL) and… (More)
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2002
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2002
PURPOSE We compared the safety and efficacy of ureteroscopy with intracorporeal holmium:YAG laser lithotripsy and extracorporeal… (More)
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2001
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2001
PURPOSE We compared the efficacy of shock wave lithotripsy and ureteroscopy for treatment of distal ureteral calculi. MATERIALS… (More)
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2001
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2001
PURPOSE Ureteral access sheaths were initially developed to facilitate difficult ureteroscopic access. However, to our knowledge… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
PURPOSE We determine whether there is a significant relationship between the spatial anatomy of the lower pole, as seen on… (More)
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1997
1997
PURPOSE Our aim was to determine the accuracy of ureteroscopic biopsies and cytological techniques compared to open surgical… (More)
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