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Incontinence due to fragmentation of forgotten ureteral stent: an unusual complication.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19628270     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We present an unusual case of a fragmented, long forgotten double-J stent with incontinence as a result of partial extrusion of the lower fragment across the urinary sphincters. After reviewing the published data, incontinence as a presenting complaint, to the best of our knowledge, has not been reported for this condition previously.
Vengetesh K Sengottayan; Pawan Vasudeva; Apul Goel; Divakar Dalela
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2009-07-22
Journal Detail:
Title:  Urology     Volume:  74     ISSN:  1527-9995     ISO Abbreviation:  Urology     Publication Date:  2009 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-12-07     Completed Date:  2010-01-05     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0366151     Medline TA:  Urology     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1230-1     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Urology, Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India.
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MeSH Terms
Equipment Failure
Foreign Bodies / complications*
Stents / adverse effects*
Urinary Incontinence / etiology*

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