PERCUTANEOUS NEPHROLITHOTOMY IN HORSESHOE KIDNEYS


Bilen C. Y. , ŞAHİN A.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF UROLOGY, vol.32, no.4, pp.495-499, 2006 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF UROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.495-499

Abstract

Introduction: Horseshoe kidneys are the most common renal fusion anomalies. Urolithiasis is the most common complication that occurs in these patients. Percutaneous management of the stones in horseshoe kidneys can be challenging due to altered anatomical relations.