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The “Guidewire-Coil”-Technique to prevent retrograde stone migration of ureteric calculi during intracorporeal lithothripsy

  • Nici Markus Dreger1Email author,
  • Friedrich Carl von Rundstedt2, 3,
  • Stephan Roth1,
  • Alexander Sascha Brandt1 and
  • Stephan Degener1
BMC UrologyBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:3

Received: 23 October 2016

Accepted: 26 December 2016

Published: 5 January 2017

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Original Submission
23 Oct 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
2 Nov 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Filippo Maria Turri
29 Nov 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Stefano Puliatti
18 Dec 2016 Author responded Author comments - Nici Dreger
Resubmission - Version 2
18 Dec 2016 Submitted Manuscript version 2
26 Dec 2016 Editorially accepted
5 Jan 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12894-016-0197-8

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Urology, Helios Medical Center Wuppertal, Helios University Hospital Wuppertal, University of Witten/Herdecke, Wuppertal, Germany
Scott Department of Urology, Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center, Houston, USA
Department of Urology, Jena Medical Center, Friedrich-Schiller University, Jena, Germany