Central European Journal of Urology, vol.72, no.2, pp.156-162, 2019 (Journal Indexed in ESCI)
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Central European Journal of Urology
morbidity, nephrolithotomy, percutaneous, success, renal stone, horseshoe kidney, retrograde intrarenal surgery, FLEXIBLE URETERORENOSCOPY, URETEROSCOPIC MANAGEMENT, RENAL-CALCULI, COMPLICATIONS, UROLITHIASIS, DISEASE
Introduction Kidney stones occur more frequently in patients with a horseshoe kidney (HSK) anomaly. Abnormal anatomy may make the stone removal procedures more difficult. Therefore we aimed to evaluate and compare retrograde intrarenal surgery (RIRS) and percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) for the treatment of renal stones in the HSK anomaly.