Staghorn calculus presenting as sterile pyuria

Genitourin Med. 1992 Dec;68(6):403-4. doi: 10.1136/sti.68.6.403.


Urinary tract calculi are relatively common and usually symptomatic. We describe a patient who had several very unusual features with regard to his urinary tract calculus disease.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Herpes Genitalis / complications
  • Humans
  • Kidney Calculi / complications*
  • Kidney Calculi / diagnostic imaging
  • Male
  • Pyuria / etiology*
  • Radiography