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Urolithiasis in clinical practice [electronic resource] / Said Abdallah Al-Mamari.

Author/Creator:
Al-Mamari, Said Abdallah.
Publication:
Cham : Springer, c2017.
Series:
In clinical practice (Springer (Firm))
In clinical practice
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource : illustrations (some color).
Subjects:
Urinary organs -- Calculi.
Medical subjects:
Urolithiasis.
Contents:
""In Memoriam""; ""Foreword""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Contents""; ""Abbreviations""; ""Chapter 1: Introduction""; ""References""; ""Chapter 2: History of Stone Disease""; ""References""; ""Chapter 3: Epidemiology of Urinary Stones""; ""References""; ""Chapter 4: Stone Composition""; ""4.1 Stone Components""; ""4.2 Stone Subtypes and Associated Common Causes""; ""4.3 Methods to Determine the Stone Composition""; ""4.4 Statistics in Stone Composition""; ""4.5 Geographic Variations of Stone Composition""; ""4.6 Changes in Community Stone Composition Over Time""
""6.3 Impaired Drainage""""6.4 Post Bariatric Surgery""; ""6.5 Foreign Bodies""; ""6.6 Drugs""; ""6.7 Renal Matrix Stones""; ""6.8 Gas-Containing Renal Stones""; ""6.9 Fetal Origin Hypothesis""; ""6.10 Diseases and Syndromes Associated with Renal Stones""; ""6.11 Other Factors""; ""References""; ""Chapter 7: Symptomatology and Signs of Urinary Stones""; ""7.1 Presenting Symptoms""; ""7.2 Calculating the Probability of Renal Stone Symptoms Recurrence""; ""References""; ""Chapter 8: Complications of Urolithiasis""; ""References""; ""Chapter 9: Investigations of Urinary Lithiasis""
""9.1 Diagnosis of a Urinary Stone""""9.1.1 Kidney-Ureter-Bladder (KUB) Plain X-ray""; ""9.1.2 Intra-venous Urography or Pyelography (IVU or IVP)""; ""9.1.3 Ultrasonography (U/S) KUB""; ""9.1.4 Plain Computed-Tomography (CT) Scan KUB""; ""9.2 Investigations of the Cause""; ""9.2.1 Metabolic Abnormalities""; ""9.2.2 Crystalluria""; ""9.2.3 Anatomical or Structural Abnormalities""; ""9.3 Investigations of the Aftermath of Urolithiasis""; ""9.3.1 Laboratory""; ""9.3.2 Isotope Renogram Tests""; ""9.3.3 Retrograde Pyelography""; ""References""
""Chapter 10: Differential Diagnosis of Urolithiasis""""References""; ""Chapter 11: Treatment of Urolithiasis""; ""11.1 Management of Incidentally Discovered Urinary Stones (Non-obstructive and Asymptomatic)""; ""11.2 Treatment of a Painful Episode of the Stone Disease""; ""11.2.1 Symptomatic Treatment""; ""11.2.2 Medical Expulsive Therapy""; ""11.2.3 Management of an Obstructed Kidney with Sepsis""; ""11.3 Direct Treatment of the Urinary Stone""; ""11.3.1 Extracorporeal ShockWave Lithotripsy (ESWL)""; ""11.3.1.1 History""; ""11.3.1.2 Mechanisms of Action""
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on Nov. 17, 2017).
Contributor:
ProQuest ebook central
ISBN:
9783319624372
3319624377
9783319624365
3319624369
Publisher Number:
99978337025
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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