Acta Scientific PAEDIATRICS (ISSN: 2581-883X)

Case Report Volume 5 Issue 10

Retrograde Intrarenal Surgery with Holmium Laser for Treatment of Bilateral Kidney Lithiasis in 1 Surgical Stage, in a Pediatric Patient

Bertuzzi E1, Venturi F1*, Hails E2, Renzi M3, Sanmartino M1 and Buniva C1

1Pediatric Urology Service, Dr Orlando Alassia Hospital, Santa Fe, Santa Fe, Argentina
2Third Year Resident of the Urology Service, Dr. Clemente Álvarez Emergency Hospital, Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina
3Fourth Year Resident of the Urology Service, José María Cullen Hospital, Santa Fe, Santa Fe

*Corresponding Author: Venturi F, Third Year Resident of the Urology Service, Dr. Clemente Álvarez Emergency Hospital, Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina.

Received: August 11, 2022; Published: September 29, 2022

Abstract

We report the case of a 7-year-old female patient with a medical history of B acute lymphoblastic leukemia associated with bilateral kidney stones with recurrent urinary tract infections, in which bilateral laser retrograde intrarenal surgery (RIRS) was performed as complete resolution without new urinary complications.

Keywords: Renal Lithiasis; Holmium Lasers; Pediatrics; Retrograde Intrarenal Surgery

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Citation

Citation: Venturi F., et al. “Retrograde Intrarenal Surgery with Holmium Laser for Treatment of Bilateral Kidney Lithiasis in 1 Surgical Stage, in a Pediatric Patient". Acta Scientific Paediatrics 5.10 (2022): 16-18.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2022 Venturi F., et al. 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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