Comparison of Anesthesia Methods in Treatment of Staghorn Kidney Stones with Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy

Buldu I., Tepeler A., KAYNAR M., Karatag T., TOSUN M. , Umutoglu T., ...More

UROLOGY JOURNAL, vol.13, no.1, pp.2479-2483, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Title of Journal : UROLOGY JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.2479-2483


Purpose: To compare the efficacy and safety of percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PNL) in the treatment of staghorn calculi (SC) under spinal anesthesia (SA) versus general anesthesia (GA).