Shock-wave lithotripsy is commonly employed for the treatment of nephrolithiasis in the pediatric patient population. This report describes such treatment of a patient with electronic nerve stimulators that were located in close proximity to bilateral renal pelvic stones. Precautions and considerations of shock-wave lithotripsy in this context are discussed.
- Congenital central hypoventilation syndrome
- Shock-wave lithotripsy
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health