Costovertebral angle as a novel tool for predicting the thoracic complication risk following percutaneous nephrolithotomy requiring supracostal access.


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Güzel A., Oksay T., Ozturk S. A. , Soyupek A. S. , Ozorak A., Kosar A.

Canadian Urological Association journal = Journal de l'Association des urologues du Canada, vol.15, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5489/cuaj.7114
  • Journal Name: Canadian Urological Association journal = Journal de l'Association des urologues du Canada
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CINAHL, EMBASE

Abstract

Introduction: The objective of this study was to determine whether the costovertebral angle (CVA) and other factors can predict the risk of thoracic complications following percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL).