ANTIMICROBIAL PROPHYLAXIS IN MANAGEMENT OF URINARY-TRACT STONES BY EXTRACORPOREAL SHOCK-WAVE LITHOTRIPSY - IS IT NECESSARY


ILKER Y., TURKERI L., KORTEN V. , TARCAN T., AKDAS A.

UROLOGY, cilt.46, sa.2, ss.165-167, 1995 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

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Objectives. In a prospective randomized study, we evaluated the incidence of urinary tract infections following extracorporeal shock-wave lithotripsy (ESWL) and the necessity of prophylactic antibiotic administration in patients treated with this modality.