steinstrasse

stein·stras·se

(stīn'stra-se),
A complication of extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for urinary tract calculi in which stone fragments block the ureter to form a "stone street."
[Ger. Stein, stone, + Strasse, street]

stein·stras·se

(stīn'strah-sĕ)
A complication of extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for urinary tract calculi in which stone fragments block the ureter to form a "stone street."
[Ger. Stein, stone, + Strasse, street]

steinstrasse

Tiny fragments of stone that remain in the ureters after lithotripsy, causing obstruction to the flow of urine, persistent pain, or bleeding.
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For each group, haematuria, fever, steinstrasse, ureteric colic requiring hospital admissions, lower urinary tract symptoms, stone clearance, number of ESWL sessions, and secondary procedures were recorded.
2) Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Martin Luther University of Halle- Wittenberg, Grosse Steinstrasse 52, 06097 Halle (Saale), Germany
In addition, based on the available evidence, stents do not appear to decrease the risk of steinstrasse or infection following SWL.
Objective: To determine the effect of Tamsulosin, as adjunctive medical therapy after Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy for renal stones on rate of stone clearance, clearance time, pain intensity during stone clearance, steinstrasse formation and auxiliary surgical intervention required.
Steinstrasse (a complication of extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for urinary tract calculi in which stone fragments block the ureter to form a "stone street") occurred in 7 (3.
In up to one-third of cases, Steinstrasse may present as a silent obstruction, with the resultant loss of renal function.
Schmidt, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Martin Luther University Faculty of Medicine, Grosse Steinstrasse 52, D-06097 Halle (Saale), Germany.
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Public Transportation: Hamburg Transport Authority--HVV, Steinstrasse 7, 20095 Hamburg, Germany.
Steinstrasse (German for "road of stones") w fragmented stones that collect in the ureter.
Steinstrasse patients underwent ureteroscopy to remove calculi in the distal ureter.
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