caliceal


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.

cal·y·ce·al

(kal'i-se'ăl), Although properly accented on the second syllable, this word is usually pronounced as shown in the U.S.
Relating to the calyx.
Synonym(s): caliceal

caliceal

(kăl″ĭ-sē′ăl) [Gr. kalyx, cup of a flower]
Pert. to a calix.
References in periodicals archive ?
Long term results of percutaneous treatment of caliceal diverticular calculi.
Endoscopic management of symptomatic caliceal diverticula: A retrospective comparison of percutaneous nephrolithotripsy and ureteroscopy.
The patients who required an upper/middle caliceal puncture or multiple punctures, were morbidly obese, experienced serious bleeding during or after the operation, had a previous history of kidney operations or had a delayed recovery (a sustained extravasation of opaque material on the postoperative antegrade pyelography) were excluded from the study.
31] There is agreement about the role of laparoscopy in stone surgery by many authors, but in special situations, such as those associated with pelvi-ureteric junction obstruction, stone in the pelvic kidney and caliceal stones.
Prospective randomized trial comparing shock wave lithotripsy and ureteroscopy for lower pole caliceal calculi 1 cm or less.
The efficacy of extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for isolated lower pole calculi compared with isolated middle and upper caliceal calculi.
An IVU was done in 3 patients and demonstrated space-occupying lesions and caliceal distortion in 2 patients and a non-functioning kidney in 1 patient (Fig.