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Renal Parenchymal Thickness as a Predictor of Post Percutaneous Kidney Biopsy Complication.

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Summary of "Renal Parenchymal Thickness as a Predictor of Post Percutaneous Kidney Biopsy Complication."

To investigate the relationship of renal parenchymal thickness and the risk of developing post-procedure hematoma.

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Name: Urologia internationalis
ISSN: 1423-0399
Pages: 1-6

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Surgical removal of large KIDNEY CALCULI by means of a percutaneous nephroscope which is passed into the KIDNEY PELVIS through a track created in the patient's back.

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Conditions in which the KIDNEYS perform below the normal level for more than three months. Chronic kidney insufficiency is classified by five stages according to the decline in GLOMERULAR FILTRATION RATE and the degree of kidney damage (as measured by the level of PROTEINURIA). The most severe form is the end-stage renal disease (CHRONIC KIDNEY FAILURE). (Kidney Foundation: Kidney Disease Outcome Quality Initiative, 2002)

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