LAPAROSCOPIC URETEROLITHOTOMY; AN EQUALLY EFFECTIVE AND A SENSIBLE ALTERNATIVE TO FLEXIBLE URETERORENOSCOPY IN THE MANAGEMENT OF LARGE URETERAL STONES IN TERMS OF EFFECTIVITY AND COST


GÜNSEREN K. Ö. , DEMİR A. , ÇİÇEK M. Ç. , YAVAŞCAOĞLU İ., KILIÇARSLAN H.

ARCHIVOS ESPANOLES DE UROLOGIA, vol.74, no.6, pp.592-598, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 74 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Title of Journal : ARCHIVOS ESPANOLES DE UROLOGIA
  • Page Numbers: pp.592-598

Abstract

OBJECTIVES: We aimed to understand whether laparoscopic ureterolithotomy (LU) is a good alternative to flexible ureterorenoscopic lithotripsy (FURS) by comparing these techniques concerning cost-effectiveness.