Comparison of Flexible and Rigid Cystoscopy-Assisted Ureteral Catheter Insertion Before Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy: A Prospective Randomized Trial

TEPELER A., SILAY M. S. , AKMAN T., Akcay M. , Ersoz C. , Kardas S. , ...More

JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY, vol.27, no.6, pp.722-726, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/end.2013.0018
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.722-726


Background and Purpose: To compare the advantages of flexible and rigid cystoscopy-assisted ureteral catheter placement before prone percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL).