Urolithiasis pp 1027-1028 | Cite as

The Comparative Value of Plain X-Rays and Pyelograms in Ureteric Calculi

  • Y. M. Fazil Marickar
  • S. Vasudevan
  • T. Joseph
  • S. Sindhu
  • R. Vathsala

Abstract

Ureteric colic is a painful emergency. This paper examines the relative benefits of plain x-rays of the kidney/ureter/bladder (KUB) region and pyelograms in an emergency setting.

Keywords

Ureteral Stone Emergency Setting Horseshoe Kidney Gonadal Vein Renal Enlargement 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Y. M. Fazil Marickar
    • 1
  • S. Vasudevan
    • 1
  • T. Joseph
    • 1
  • S. Sindhu
    • 1
  • R. Vathsala
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryMedical College HospitalTrivandrumIndia

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