Accuracy of sonography for detecting renal stone: Comparison with CT


Ulusan S., Koc Z. , Tokmak N.

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ULTRASOUND, vol.35, no.5, pp.256-261, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/jcu.20347
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ULTRASOUND
  • Page Numbers: pp.256-261

Abstract

Purpose. To determine the diagnostic accuracy values of sonography in the detection of renal stones using noncontrast CT as the gold standard. In addition, we correlated the accuracy of sonography with stone size, the kidney affected (right versus left), and body mass index (BMI).