Volume 2, Issue 1 (5-1988)                   Med J Islam Repub Iran 1988 | Back to browse issues page

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From the institute of Urology, Beijing Medical University, Beijing, China
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30 cases of obstructing proximal ureteral stones at the level of L3-L5 which could not be pushed back into the pelvis and passed by a guide wire under epidural anesthesia, were removed percutaneously with the rigid ureteroscope. Multiple stones in one ureter, bilateral ureteral stones and a ureteral stone of a solitary kidney were removed successfully in one session showing the reliability and efficacy of this procedure.
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Type of Study: Original Research | Subject: Urology and Nephrology