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Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy Defined


28 August, 2011 | Lithotripter

What Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy is Used For Extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy is the most commonly prescribed treatment for kidney stones. The technique uses shockwaves to break up stones, so that they can easily pass through the urinary tract. Most people can resume normal activities within a few days. Complications of extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy include blood in [...]