Department of Urology, Polyclinic of Blois, 1 Rue Robert Debré, 41260, The Chaussée Saint-Victor, France
Received date: November 26, 2014; Accepted date: November 27, 2014; Published date: December 02, 2014
Citation: Vogt B,Desgrippes A,Desfemmes FN (2014) Changing the Shape of the Double-Pigtail Stent to Attenuate Urinary Stent’s Symptoms . J Palliat Care Med 4:i101. doi:10.4172/2165-7386.1000i101
Copyright: © 2014 Vogt B, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
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