518 top medical experts on Lithotripsy across 40 countries and 33 U.S. states, including 483 MDs (Physicians). This is based on an objective analysis of their Scientific Publications, Clinical Trials, Medicare, and NIH Grants.
- Lithotripsy: The destruction of a calculus of the kidney, ureter, bladder, or gallbladder by physical forces, including crushing with a lithotriptor through a catheter. Focused percutaneous ultrasound and focused hydraulic shock waves may be used without surgery. Lithotripsy does not include the dissolving of stones by acids or litholysis. Lithotripsy by laser is lithotripsy, laser.
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- Broader Categories (#Experts): Therapeutics (42), Ultrasonic Surgical Procedures (777) and Narrower Categories: Laser Lithotripsy (718).
- Synonyms: ESWL (Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy), Electrohydraulic Shockwave Lithotripsy, Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy, Litholapaxy, Noninvasive Litholapaxy, Percutaneous Ultrasonic Lithotripsy, Ultrasonic Lithotripsy
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