Subcapsular and Perirenal Hematoma after Ureteroscopy and Pneumatic Lithotripsy

Folia Med (Plovdiv). 2016 Sep 1;58(3):215-217. doi: 10.1515/folmed-2016-0030.

Abstract

Subcapsular or perirenal hematoma is an unusual complication after semirigid ureteroscopy using pneumatic lithotripsy to treat ureteral stones. We present a patient who developed a large subcapsular and perirenal hematoma following ureteroscopy administered to a stone in the right ureter.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Drainage
  • Hematoma / diagnostic imaging
  • Hematoma / etiology*
  • Hematoma / therapy
  • Humans
  • Kidney / injuries*
  • Lithotripsy / adverse effects*
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
  • Ureteral Calculi / therapy*
  • Ureteroscopy / adverse effects*