Ureteric stent

Known as: stents ureteral, SPLINT, URETERAL, stent ureteric 
A ureteral stent is a tube-like implanted device that is inserted into the ureter to provide ureteral rigidity and allow the passage of urine. The… (More)
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2004
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2004
 
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE We report the prevalence of symptoms associated with ureteral stents, their impact on health related quality of life and… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE The feasibility of laparoscopic colectomy for colon surgery has now been well established. Most of the studies on… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVES To analyze the early and late complications of indwelling ureteral stents in a series of 146 patients with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE The limitation of current urinary tumor markers is the low specificity and positive predictive value, which clinically… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
We performed laparoscopic dismembered pyeloplasty in a boy with right ureteropelvic junction obstruction using 4 cannula sites… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
As laparoscopic nephrectomy has become a viable ablative procedure for kidney removal, additional areas of reconstructive… (More)
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1992
1992
Thirty ureteral stents, inserted for 5 to 128 days following extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy, were examined for the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The authors describe their use of a new right-angle snare made of nickel-titanium (nitinol) cable for retrieval of foreign bodies… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Experience with a newly designed self-retaining silicone ureteral stent is presented. The stent is supplied in various lengths… (More)
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