"Ureteral Calculi" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Stones in the URETER that are formed in the KIDNEY. They are rarely more than 5 mm in diameter for larger renal stones cannot enter ureters. They are often lodged at the ureteral narrowing and can cause excruciating renal colic.
- Ureteral Calculi
- Calculi, Ureteral
- Calculus, Ureteral
- Ureteral Calculus
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Ureteral Calculi" by people in Profiles.
Perinephric Fat Stranding Is Associated with Elevated Creatinine Among Patients with Acutely Obstructing Ureterolithiasis. J Endourol. 2018 09 12; 32(9):891-895.
Pediatric hospitalizations for upper urinary tract calculi: Epidemiological and treatment trends in the United States, 2001-2014. J Pediatr Urol. 2018 02; 14(1):13.e1-13.e6.
Improvised method to retrieve a proximally displaced ureteral stent in a remote surgical setting. J Endourol. 2013 Jul; 27(7):922-4.
Drilling through impacted ureteral stones: use of the atherectomy rotablator device for urolithiasis. J Endourol. 2010 Jul; 24(7):1141-4.
Management of ureteral calculi. J Endourol. 2010 Jun; 24(6):953-4.
Computed tomography-determined stone-free rates for ureteroscopy of upper-tract stones. J Endourol. 2009 Mar; 23(3):379-82.
Use of stents after ureteroscopic stone removal. J Endourol. 2006 Jun; 20(6):383-5.
Management of ureteral calculi. J Endourol. 2004 Jun; 18(5):415-7.
Prospective randomized trial comparing shock wave lithotripsy and ureteroscopy for management of distal ureteral calculi. J Urol. 2001 Oct; 166(4):1255-60.
Management of entrapped ureteral stone baskets. Tech Urol. 2000 Sep; 6(3):231-3.