caliceal


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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.
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As many expanding renal cysts distort the intrarenal caliceal system, the urinary stasis and urinary crystals facilitated the formation and aggregation of renal calculus.
Totally ultrasonography guided PCNL (both in caliceal puncture and tract dilation) is a good alternative to the fluoroscopic method and has satisfactory outcomes compared with the standard technique of PCNL without any major complications and with the advantages of preventing radiation hazards, preventing damage to adjacent organs, and checking for residual calculi.
Percutaneous nephrolithotomy for caliceal diverticular calculi: A novel single stage approach.
Caliceal diverticula developing into simple renal cyst.
Percutaneous nephrolithotomy for complex caliceal calculi and staghorn stones in children less than 5 years of age.
We included patients with upper caliceal, middle caliceal and renal pelvic stones with stone burden [greater than or equal to] 2 cm, lower caliceal stones [greater than or equal to] 1.5 cm, upper ureteral stones [greater than or equal to] 1 cm, extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy-resistant stones [greater than or equal to] 1 cm, multiple location stones with stone burden [greater than or equal to] 2 cm, and staghorn stones.
The sonographic appearance of milk of calcium in renal caliceal diverticula.
PCNL is associated with several concerns regarding the management of stone disease in malformed kidneys, including abnormal position with abnormal renal and caliceal orientation, abnormal relations of calices to the renal pelvis and upper ureter, aberrant vasculature, relative kidney immobility impeding the maneuverability of rigid instruments, and abnormal relations with other organs, particularly the bowel.