49TH ETCE EVENT sponsored by PORGES (COLOPLAST DIV)
Course Vice Director:
One supine tubeless PCNL and 4 RIRSs for urolithiasis have been carried out uneventfully.
Picture1: Axial CT scan of the 1st patient (left supine PCNL): a 3 cm pelvis renal stone and multiple calculi of the lower calyx (HU 500) are showed in a patient resistent to alkanilization therapy.
Picture 2: Axial CT scan of the 2nd patient (right RIRS): a 1.2 cm renal stone (HU 1400) is showed in a patient who previously underwent several ESWLs in another hospital.
Picture 3: Axial CT scan of the 3rd patient (left RIRS): a 1.5 pelvis renal stone and 1.2 calculus of the lower calyx (HU 1000) are showed in a patient who previously underwent several ESWLs.
Picture 4: Axial CT scan of the 4th patient (left RIRS ) : a 2 cm stone of the lower calyx (HU 800) is showed.
Picture 5: Axial CT scan of 5th patients (left RIRS): a 1 cm stone (HU 900) of the lower calyx is showed in a patient who previously underwent unsuccessful RIRS in another hospital
Dr. Fernando Duarte, Urologist at Santa Casa, Porto Alegre (Brazil)
Dr. Daniel Lima, Urologist at Hospital Biocor, Belo Horizonte (Brazil)
Dr. Fabio Machado, Urologist at Copa DOr Hospital, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
Dr. Humberto Oliveira, Urologit at Santa Isabel Hospital, Bahia (Brazil)
Dr. Fabio Sepulveda, Urologist at Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo (Brazil)
Mr Andre Pedrosa, Sales Manager, Coloplast South America
Ms Paola Garavelli, International Product Manager , Porges Coloplast Division