nephrolithotomy


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nephrolithotomy

 [nef″ro-lĭ-thot´ah-me]
incision of kidney for removal of kidney stones.

neph·ro·li·thot·o·my

(nef'rō-li-thot'ŏ-mē),
Incision into the kidney for the removal of a renal calculus.
[nephro- + G. lithos, stone, + tomē, incision]

nephrolithotomy

(nĕf′rō-lĭ-thŏt′ə-mē)
n.
Incision into the kidney to remove a renal calculus.

neph·ro·li·thot·o·my

(nef'rō-li-thot'ŏ-mē)
Incision into the kidney for the removal of a renal calculus.
[nephro- + G. lithos, stone, + tomē, incision]

nephrolithotomy

Surgical removal of a stone (calculus) from the kidney.
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Effect of ultrasound-guided intercostal nerve block on postoperative pain after percutaneous nephrolithotomy. Anaesthesist 2013; 62: 988-94.
The modern history and evolution of percutaneous nephrolithotomy. J Endourol 2015; 29(2): 153-7.
Percutaneous nephrolithotomy vs retrograde intrarenal surgery for large renal stones in pediatric patients: A randomized controlled trial.
Standard versus tubeless percutaneous nephrolithotomy: a systematic review.
Standardization of patient outcomes reporting in percutaneous nephrolithotomy. J Endourol 2014;28:767-74.
Effect of intercostal nerve block and nephrostomy tract infiltration with ropivacaine on postoperative pain control after tubeless percutaneous nephrolithotomy: A prospective, randomized, and case-controlled trial.
Methods: The case-control study was conducted at Indus Hospital, Karachi, from July 2014 to July 2015, and comprised patients undergoing percutaneous nephrolithotomy. The patients were randomized by snose protocol into two equal groups of cases and controls.
Effect of obesity on prone percutaneous nephrolithotomy outcomes: a systemic review.
Kucheria et al., "Supine percutaneous nephrolithotomy in the galdako-modified Valdivia position: a high-volume single center experience," Journal of Endourology, vol.
Bowel injury may occur as a complication of percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PNL) due to some technical aspects of the procedure or anatomic variations.