Prospective long-term followup of patients with asymptomatic lower pole caliceal stones

Inci K., ŞAHİN A., Islamoglu E., EREN M., Bakkaloglu M., Ozen H.

JOURNAL OF UROLOGY, vol.177, no.6, pp.2189-2192, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 177 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.juro.2007.01.154
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF UROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.2189-2192
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: No


Purpose: The intervention time of asymptomatic lower pole calculi remains controversial. In this prospective study we evaluated the natural history and progression rate of asymptomatic lower pole stones.