Retrieval of a misplaced double-J ureteral stent in the renal pelvis: A novel technique

Chen Hsun Ho, Shiu Dong Chung, Kuo How Huang, Hong Jeng Yu

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Abstract

Double-J ureteral stents are widely used in endourologic surgery. To insert a ureteral stent is usually a simple and uncomplicated task. However, the stent can be misplaced when a surgeon advances it too far up the ureter. We report a novel technique to remove a misplaced stent in the renal pelvis.

Original languageEnglish
JournalSurgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy and Percutaneous Techniques
Volume19
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Feb 1 2009
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Misplaced
  • Renal pelvis
  • Retrieval
  • Ureteral stent

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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