Percutaneous renal stone removal. Use of carbon dioxide as contrast material

E. Salomonowitz, W. R. Castaneda-Zuniga, P. H. Lange, A. H. Cragg, G. Lund, D. W. Hunter, C. C. Coleman, K. Amplatz

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Abstract

The successful performance of a percutaneous nephrostomy requires contrast material in the renal collecting system. For an exact delineation of all renal calices in a patient allergic to iodine, carbon dioxide was injected into the renal pelvis. The stone was removed successfully.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)833-834
Number of pages2
JournalRadiology
Volume150
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1984

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  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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Salomonowitz, E., Castaneda-Zuniga, W. R., Lange, P. H., Cragg, A. H., Lund, G., Hunter, D. W., ... Amplatz, K. (1984). Percutaneous renal stone removal. Use of carbon dioxide as contrast material. Radiology, 150(3), 833-834. https://doi.org/10.1148/radiology.150.3.6420836