UROLOGY JOURNAL, vol.17, no.3, pp.228-231, 2020 (SCI-Expanded)
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efficiency, kidney stone, previous surgery, retrograde intrarenal surgery, safety, RETROGRADE INTRARENAL SURGERY, PREVIOUS OPEN NEPHROLITHOTOMY, UROLITHIASIS
Yozgat Bozok University Affiliated:
Purpose: In our study, we assessed the efficiency and reliability of retrograde intrarenal surgery secondary to open surgery for kidney stone treatment. Moreover, we compared the efficiency and safety of retrograde intrarenal surgery for the patients with previous history of open surgery, percutaneous nephrolithotomy, secondary retrograde intrarenal surgery (RIRS) and primary RIRS.