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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Abstract:  Background:  The impact of newer immunosuppressive and antimicrobial prophylactic agents on the pattern of infectious… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE We report the prevalence of symptoms associated with ureteral stents, their impact on health related quality of life and… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Urine leaks from the kidney, ureter, bladder, and urethra most commonly result from trauma. Urinomas may be occult initially and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine the risk of recurrence and to quantify morbidity and mortality rates in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
AbstractPURPOSE: The feasibility of laparoscopic colectomy for colon surgery has now been well established. Most of the studies… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The addition of protease inhibitors to antiretroviral regimens has been a major advance in the treatment of HIV infection [1-3… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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