GET THE APP
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.
Visit for more related articles at Journal of Palliative Care & Medicine
These photographs show a ureteral meatus intubated with a double-pigtail stent or a thin thread.
The double-pigtail stent's inflammation may induce bladder symptoms and pain.
The replacement of the lower part of the stent by a thread improves tolerance.
Tolerance could be further improved by smoothing the transition between stent and thread.
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals