Open ureterolithotomy in an era of endoscopic surgery for a patient with spina bifida: Was it an appropriate decision?

Justius Kok Hui Teo, Eng Hong Goh, Boon Wei Teoh, Kah Ann Git

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Abstract

Despite advances in endoscopic surgery, there is still a limited role of open surgery in clinical practice. We report a case of a patient with spina bifida presented with a huge ureteric stone. The management of this case is briefly discussed in this report.

Original languageEnglish
JournalUroToday International Journal
Volume5
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2012

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Keywords

  • Myelomeningocoele
  • Open ureterolithotomy
  • Spina bifida
  • Ureteric stone

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  • Urology

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Open ureterolithotomy in an era of endoscopic surgery for a patient with spina bifida : Was it an appropriate decision? / Teo, Justius Kok Hui; Goh, Eng Hong; Teoh, Boon Wei; Git, Kah Ann.

In: UroToday International Journal, Vol. 5, No. 5, 10.2012.

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