CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology

, Volume 28, Issue 1, pp 77–79 | Cite as

Fluid Infusion Technique for Ultrasound-Guided Percutaneous Nephrostomy

  • Hwan-Hoon ChungEmail author
  • Sang Hoon Cha
  • Kee Yeol Lee
  • Taik-Kun Kim
  • Jung Hyuck Kim


We describe a simple but useful technique for improving the visualization of the needle during ultrasound-guided percutaneous nephrostomy, especially suitable for obese patients.


Ultrasound (US) Guidance Kidney Interventional procedures 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hwan-Hoon Chung
    • 1
    Email author
  • Sang Hoon Cha
    • 1
  • Kee Yeol Lee
    • 1
  • Taik-Kun Kim
    • 1
  • Jung Hyuck Kim
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyKorea University HospitalAnsanSouth Korea

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