Questions related to Urolithiasis
-Is there too much risk of overheating and damaging the tissues near the stone to be fragmented?
-What are the safest energy values?
One part of my work includes state of osmoregulatory function in patients with urolithiasis. But I only find one paper "Pre- and postoperative osmoregulatory renal function in urolithiasis" V. N. Tkachuk 1982. Maybe anyone know someting new?
Determination of types of uro-stone in situ by radiology or any other investigations
Do you know a software for calculating urinary tract stone volume size on a non-contrast computed tomography. It is hard to calculate the real stone volume when stones have irregular shapes - like staghorn stones. Can you suggest an application for this purpose which can work on windows platform. I would especially appreciate the recommendations if the application is a freeware.
It is a very cheap, easy to do model, without radiation exposure. Will it be effective for skill acquisition even with its simplicity?
medical management of urolithiasis in recurrent stone formation requires estimation of promoters and inhibitors of stone formation in 24 hours urinary and blood evaluation. Can any one give us the best method in collection of 24 hours urinary sample.
No nocturia , No DM or HTN, he had P.H of surgically removed stone bladder 4-5 years ago. His urinalysis showed mild UTI . U/S showed Multiple stones in the UB and enlarged prostate 40cc.. his flowmetry was 20ml/ sec with no residual urine ,cystoscopy showed larger left lobe of the prostate than the mildly enlarged right one?,what should be next step...