Kidney Stones and its Treatment

Kidney Stones Treatment in Kochi

RIRS (Retrograde Intrarenal Surgery) is a procedure performed to remove kidney stones using laser and a fiberoptic endoscope without making any incisions on the kidney.  This is a minimally invasive procedure, as the procedure is performed without making any incisions.  RIRS can be performed for stone Upto 5 cm , staging of procedure may be needed for big stones

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Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL) is a common treatment for kidney stones.  This procedure is performed with a machine called lithotripter which generates a series of shock waves that helps in breaking the up stones present inside the urinary tract or kidneys.  The shock waves break the stones into smaller pieces, which can either pass through the urinary tract and will exit with urine out of the body or it can be easier to extract.

Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy / Nephrolithotripsy

Performed passing a special medical instrument through the skin into your kidney

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Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy (ESWL)

Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL) is a common treatment for kidney stones  This procedure is performed with a machine called lithotripter which generates a series of shock waves that helps in breaking up the stones present inside the...

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RIRS Surgery (Retrograde Intrarenal Surgery )

RIRS (Retrograde Intrarenal Surgery) is a procedure performed to remove kidney stones using laser and a fiberoptic endoscope without making any incisions on the kidney  This is a minimally invasive procedure, as the procedure is performed without...

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