What is the best test to diagnose urinary tract stones?

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What is the best test to diagnose urinary tract stones?

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dc.contributor.author Lindbloom, Erik en
dc.date.accessioned 2009-10-02T15:01:22Z en
dc.date.available 2009-10-02T15:01:22Z en
dc.date.issued 2001-08 en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10355/2822 en
dc.description.abstract Over the past 3 years, helical (or spiral) computerized tomography (CT) has proved the best method of testing for urinary tract stones. All reviewed studies published since mid-1998 found helical CT scan to be the safest and most accurate test. (Grade of recommendation: A, based on independent blind comparison of an appropriate spectrum of patients.) en
dc.language.iso en_US en
dc.publisher Family Physicians Inquiries Network en
dc.relation.ispartof Clinical Inquiries, 2001 (MU) en
dc.subject computerized tomography (CT) en
dc.subject intravenous pyelography (IVP) en
dc.subject.lcsh Ultrasonography en
dc.subject.lcsh Hematuria en
dc.subject.lcsh Tomography, X-Ray Computed en
dc.subject.lcsh Urinary organs -- ultrasonography en
dc.title What is the best test to diagnose urinary tract stones? en
dc.type Article en
dc.relation.ispartofcommunity University of Missouri-Columbia. School of Medicine. Department of Family and Community Medicine. Family Physicians Inquiries Network


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