Removal of Kidney Stone
Untreated kidney stones may lead to recurrent UTIs, blood in urine, urosepsis and even kidney loss. Donate, and help remove a patient’s kidney stones.
REMOVAL OF KIDNEY STONE
Percutaneous nephrolithotomy, i.e PCNL, is a commonly performed urology procedure for removal of kidney stones.
Kidney stones present a sizable worldwide health problem. If not treated on time, there is risk of loss of kidneys, recurrent UTIs and hematuria (blood in urine). Additionally, prolonged delay in treatment may lead to urosepsis, with the resultant long-term antibiotic usage increasing the overall economic burden.
Population suffers from kidney stones once in their lifetimeias
BENEFITS OF SURGERY
Prevents risk of recurrent UTIs
Diminishes economic burden by preventing risk worsening renal condition
Can improve renal function by eradicating obstruction