Supine PCNL in patient with staghorn renal stone and severe degree kyphosis: A case report

Rendy Andika, Ponco Birowo, Nur Rasyid, Widi Atmoko

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Abstract

Spinal deformity concomitantly with large renal stone has become a challenges for urologist since it needs different approach in performing percutaneous procedures. This case report highlight our success experience in treating a 53-years old female patients with severe degree of kyphosis and staghorn stone using supine PCNL. She underwent right PCNL and right Double-J stent insertion anterograde after stone were released. The duration of surgery was 2 hours and 45 minutes with no intra and post-operative complication reported. Supine position can be safely chosen if prone cannot be placed in complex situation such as staghorn stone in severe kyphosis patients.

Original languageEnglish
Article number101509
JournalUrology Case Reports
Volume34
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2021

Keywords

  • Kyphosis
  • PCNL
  • Spinal deformity
  • Staghorn renal stone

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