Central European Journal of Urology, vol.72, no.2, pp.156-162, 2019 (ESCI)
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Central European Journal of Urology
Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus
morbidity, nephrolithotomy, percutaneous, success, renal stone, horseshoe kidney, retrograde intrarenal surgery, FLEXIBLE URETERORENOSCOPY, URETEROSCOPIC MANAGEMENT, RENAL-CALCULI, COMPLICATIONS, UROLITHIASIS, DISEASE
Yozgat Bozok University Affiliated:
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.