Effects of Plasma Creatinine Levels on Bleeding in Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy


Sener N. C. , Ozturk U., Zengin K., Sener E., Bas O., Nalbant I., ...More

CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.40, no.2, pp.221-225, 2015 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Title of Journal : CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.221-225

Abstract

Purpose: Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PNL), has been a breakthrough in urology practice; it can be performed in various centers, with high success rates and low morbidity and mortality rates. In this study, we aimed to investigate the effect of plasma creatinine levels upon the hemorrhage on PNL procedures.