Skip to main content

Table 3 Stone size < 1 cm, outcomes, stone free rate, complication, retreatment rate

From: Comparison of ultrasound-assisted and pure fluoroscopy-guided extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy for renal stones

  US (n = 98) FS (n = 143) p value
Stone free rate (%) 55 (56.1) 48 (33.5)  < 0.001
Disintegrate rate (%) 80 (81.6) 99 (69.2) 0.031
Retreatment rate (%) 7 (7.1) 38 (26.5)  < 0.001
Complication rate (%) 1 (1.0) 10 (6.9) 0.029