Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11851/857
Title: Hydrocalyx: Uncommon Complication of Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy
Authors: Sungur, Mustafa
Çalışkan, Selahattin
Lokman, Utku
Lokman, Utku [276308]
Keywords: Hydrocalyx, Percutaneous nephrolithotomy, Clavien classification system
Issue Date: Dec-2018
Publisher: Coll Physicians & Surgeons Pakistan
Source: Sungur, M., Caliskan, S., & Lokman, U. (2018). Hydrocalyx: Uncommon Complication of Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy. Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan, 28(12), 974-975.
Abstract: The success rate of percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PNL) is about 90%, but overall complications of this surgery have been reported in up to 83% cases. The complications are graded using Clavien classification system from grade 1 to 5. Grade 1 needs simple treatments without surgical, endoscopic, and radiologic interventions like antiemetics, antipyretics, and analgesics. Grade 5 denotes death of the patient. Calyx neck stricture is grade 3b complication with an incidence of 0.1%. In this study, a case of hydrocalyx, which is very rare complication after PNL, is presented. To the best of the authors' knowledge, there is no hydrocalyx case reported after PNL in the literature.
URI: https://cpsp.edu.pk/jcpsp.pk/archive/2018/Dec2018/19.pdf
https://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11851/857
ISSN: 1681-7168
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