Percutaneous nephrolithotomy in children: A preliminary report

Objectives: The recurrence of pediatric nephrolithiasis, the morbidity of repeated open surgical treatment as well as our experience in percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PNL) in adult patients, all derived us to shift to PNL for managing renal stones >1.5 cm in pediatric patients. Our aim of this stu...

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Main Authors: Ahmad A. Elderwy, Mohamed Gadelmoula, Mohamed A. Elgammal, Ehab Osama, Hamdan Al-Hazmi, H. Hammouda, Esam Osman, Medhat A. Abdullah, Khalid Fouda Neel
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2014-01-01
Series:Urology Annals
Online Access:;year=2014;volume=6;issue=3;spage=187;epage=191;aulast=Elderwy