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Obstructing 4cm Proximal Ureteral Stone
Dr. Seth Bechis discusses a percutaneous approach to treating a 52-year-old patient with a large 4cm obstructed proximal ureteral stone. He highlights the steps and tools used to gain access to the proximal ureter. In addition, Dr. Bechis describes his technique and what to watch for when using a lithotripter, as well as the settings used to complete the case with a high stone-free success rate.