Indian Journal of Urology
CASE REPORT
Year
: 2002  |  Volume : 19  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 83--84

Management of retained encrusted urethral catheter with extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy


Sameh Anwar Kunzman, ES Srinadh, SM Lala, Q Albusaidi 
 Department of Urology, Royal Hospital, Seeb, Sultanate of Oman

Correspondence Address:
E S Srinadh
Department of Urology, Uro-Nephro Ward, Royal Hospital, Seeb, Area code: 111, Postal code: 1331, Sultanate of Oman

We report a case of non-deflating heavily encrusted Foley catheter successfully removed by extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy (ESWL). To our knowledge this is the first case of using ESWL to remove encrusted foley catheter retained in the bladder.


How to cite this article:
Kunzman SA, Srinadh E S, Lala S M, Albusaidi Q. Management of retained encrusted urethral catheter with extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy.Indian J Urol 2002;19:83-84


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Kunzman SA, Srinadh E S, Lala S M, Albusaidi Q. Management of retained encrusted urethral catheter with extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy. Indian J Urol [serial online] 2002 [cited 2020 Nov 27 ];19:83-84
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