Category Archives: Kidney stones

Sexual Intercourse May Clear Distal Ureteral Stones

Having sex 3-4 times a week was associated with a significantly greater stone passage rate than tamsulosin or standard medical therapy. Source: Sexual Intercourse May Clear Distal Ureteral Stones This was an interesting study that compared men that had stones … Continue reading

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Robotic Pyeloplasty and Endoscopic Stone retrieval

I was recently faced with a case of a right sided UPJ stenosis with good renal preservation and two 5 mm stones in the upper pole. Having done at least a half dozen robotic pyeloplasties I felt that that would … Continue reading

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