Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy

  • Guohua Zeng
  • Kemal Sarica

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Peter Alken
    Pages 1-12
  3. Wen Zhong
    Pages 13-21
  4. Athanasios Dellis, Athanasios Papatsoris
    Pages 23-30
  5. Victoria Jahrreiss, Mehmet Özsoy
    Pages 31-35
  6. Simon K. S. Choong, Gautam Kumar
    Pages 37-41
  7. András Hoznek
    Pages 43-52
  8. Wenqi Wu
    Pages 53-68
  9. David B. Bayne, Thomas L. Chi
    Pages 69-77
  10. Thomas Knoll
    Pages 79-81
  11. Xiaofeng Gao, Ziyu Fang, Hao Dong, Fei Xie, Chaoyue Lu, Zeyu Wang
    Pages 83-91
  12. Julian Veser, Christian Seitz
    Pages 93-102
  13. Iliya Saltirov, Kremena Petkova
    Pages 103-112
  14. Stefano Paolo Zanetti, Matteo Fontana, Emanuele Montanari
    Pages 113-126
  15. Janak D. Desai
    Pages 127-130
  16. Guohua Zeng, Wei Zhu
    Pages 131-136
  17. Sven Lahme
    Pages 137-149
  18. Diego M. Carrion, Ramón Cansino, Cristina Ballesteros Ruiz, Juan Gómez Rivas, Juan A. Mainez Rodríguez, Jose R. Pérez-Carral et al.
    Pages 161-177
  19. Rasim Guzel, Kemal Sarica
    Pages 179-186
  20. Mohammad A. Alomar, Alaa A. Mokhtar
    Pages 187-193
  21. Abdullatif Aydın, Ahmed Al-Jabir, Brandon Smith, Kamran Ahmed
    Pages 195-202

About this book


This book provides a comprehensive overview of percutaneous nephrolithotomy, covering topics including its history, anatomy, preoperative preparation, clinical operation, and postoperative treatment. It presents both basic and advanced techniques, such as micro-PNL, mini-PNL, ultra-mini-PNL, and super mini-PNL, together with representative clinical cases. In addition, the book describes potential technical issues, complications, indications and contraindications in detail, making it a valuable reference guide for urologists, especially those who wish to improve their PCNL skills in clinical practice.


Percutaneous nephrolithotomy Urolithiasis PCNL mini PCNL super mini PCNL Urinary stones Kidney stones Lithotripsy

Editors and affiliations

  • Guohua Zeng
    • 1
  • Kemal Sarica
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Urology and Guangdong Key Laboratory of UrologyThe First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical UniversityGuangzhou, GuangdongChina
  2. 2.Department of UrologyBiruni University Medical SchoolIstanbulTurkey

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-981-15-0574-4
  • Online ISBN 978-981-15-0575-1
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