Can we predict the need for intervention in steinstrasse following shock wave lithotripsy?

Introduction: Steinstrasse (SS) is a known complication of shock wave lithotripsy (SWL). Although the majority of SS clears spontaneously, about 6% require intervention. This study was carried out to identify the factors that determine the need for intervention in SS. Materials and Methods: This was...

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Main Authors: Chandan Phukan, T J Nirmal, Cornerstone V Wann, J Chandrasingh, Santosh Kumar, Nitin S Kekre, Antony Devasia
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2017-01-01
Series:Urology Annals
Online Access:;year=2017;volume=9;issue=1;spage=51;epage=54;aulast=Phukan