Prediction of Sepsis After Flexible Ureteroscopy

2019-11-14 17:39:52 | BioPortfolio


Sepsis is a lethal complication of flexible ureteroscopy. The aim of this study is to identify predictors of sepsis after flexible ureteroscopy in patients with solitary proximal ureteral stones.

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flexible ureteroscopy


Tongji Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology




Tongji Hospital

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-11-14T17:39:52-0500

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Endoscopic examination, therapy or surgery of the ureter.

Formation of stones in any part of the URINARY TRACT, usually in the KIDNEY; URINARY BLADDER; or the URETER.

A flat, flexible strip of material used to cover or fasten together damaged tissue.

A flexible, tubular device that is used to carry fluids into or from a blood vessel, hollow organ, or body cavity.

Shiny, flexible bands of fibrous tissue connecting together articular extremities of bones. They are pliant, tough, and inextensile.

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