Prevalence of Upper Urinary-Tract Stones in the Baan Fang District in Northeast Thailand
Urolithiasis is common in northeast Thailand (1). However, no epidemiological survey has yet been conducted. In the present study, we report the findings from a community survey to determine the prevalence of upper urinary-tract stones (UTS) in the Baan Fang district of Khon Kaen, a province in the northeast region of Thailand.
KeywordsCommunity Survey Urinary Stone Northeast Region Siriraj Hospital Stone Surgery
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