Is the Homocysteine Level a Good Predictive Marker for Evaluating Kidney Function in Patients After Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy?

Karlidag I., Abat D., Altunkol A., İZOL V. , DEMİR E. , ARIDOĞAN İ. A.

UROLOGY JOURNAL, vol.15, no.4, pp.153-157, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.22037/uj.v0i0.3917
  • Title of Journal : UROLOGY JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.153-157


Purpose: The purpose of this study is to evaluate the preoperative, early and late postoperative homocysteine levels and its relationship with kidney function in patients after undergoing percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PNL).