Comparison of Retrograde Intrarenal Surgery and Mini-percutaneous Nephrolithotomy in Children With Moderate-size Kidney Stones: Results of Multi-institutional Analysis


Resorlu B., Unsal A., Tepeler A., Atis G., Tokatli Z., Oztuna D., ...More

UROLOGY, vol.80, no.3, pp.519-523, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 80 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.urology.2012.04.018
  • Title of Journal : UROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.519-523

Abstract

OBJECTIVE To compare the outcomes of miniaturized percutaneous nephrolithotomy (mini-perc) and retrograde intrarenal surgery (RIRS) in children for 10- to 30-mm renal calculi by evaluating operative data, stone-free rates, and associated complications.