The use of alpha-1 adrenergic blockers in children with distal ureterolithiasis
: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
(7) To date, however, no tool or examination can reliably distinguish emergency situations such as testicular torsion from less acute causes of scrotal pain such as epididymitis, spermatocele, hydrocele, or distal ureterolithiasis
. We, therefore, conducted a large observational study of 440 patients presenting with acute scrotum to our ED in an attempt to establish a decision tree that can facilitate timely and effective treatment of patients with acute scrotum.
In one case, there was a simultaneous bilateral ureterolithiasis
and bilateral staghorn nephrolithiasis.
Terms used to describe stones include nephrolithiasis (kidney stones), urolithiasis (urinary tract stones) and ureterolithiasis
In a couple of cases, there was history of ureterolithiasis
, but not in the present case.
Acute renal colic caused by an obstructive ureterolithiasis
is in itself usually a solitary finding.
Neither tamsulosin nor nifedipine have an FDA indication for ureterolithiasis
. However, they are prescribed commonly, and most physicians are familiar with their use and adverse-effect profiles.
Doctors also use terms that describe the location of the stone in the urinary tract For example, a ureteral stone for (or ureterolithiasis
) is a kidney stone found in the ureter.
Pyeloduodenal fistula due to proximal ureterolithiasis
and its successful conservative management.
: Can clinical outcome be predicted with unenhanced helical CT?
Some patients with ureterolithiasis
may have only mild flank pain or lower urinary tract symptoms.
Objective: To determine the pattern of urinary tract changes in cases of ureterolithiasis
as detected on helical computed tomography.