Acta Scientific Medical Sciences (ASMS)(ISSN: 2582-0931)

Case Report Volume 6 Issue 5

Case Report on Bilateral Microlithiasis with Left Staghorn Lithiasis

Chakir Y*

Andrology Urology and Renal Transplant Service, UHC Ibn Rochd Casablanca, Morocco

*Corresponding Author: Chakir Y, Andrology Urology and Renal Transplant Service, UHC Ibn Rochd Casablanca, Morocco.

Received: October 22, 2021; Published: May 27, 2022

Abstract

The lithiasis pathology is frequent and recurrent, it most often affects the upper urinary tract, several types of stones exist. The most frequent are calcium oxalate stones (70%).

In this case a bilateral renal lithiasis with a left coralliform lithiasis the surgeon in front of a diagnostic and therapeutic dilemma.

We report a case of a 39-year-old patient with no particular pathological history who presented bilateral lithiasis (with a 10cm left staghorn microlithiasis) responsible for major bilateral ureter hydronephrosis, who progressed well under surgical treatment. We discuss the modalities of management in front of staghorn lithiasis.

Keywords: Staghorn Lithiasis; Surgical Treatment; Macro Coralliform Lithiasis; Bilateral Renal Lithiasis

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Citation

Citation: Chakir Y. “Case Report on Bilateral Microlithiasis with Left Staghorn Lithiasis". Acta Scientific Medical Sciences 6.6 (2022): 254-258.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2022 Chakir Y. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.




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