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The Effect of Tamsulosin, an Alpha-1 Receptor Antagonist as a Medical Expelling Agent in Success Rate of Ureteroscopic Lithotripsy

Ali Asghar Ketabchi 1 , * and Soha Mehrabi 1
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1 Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, IR Iran
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  • Nephro-Urology Monthly: January 01, 2014, 6 (1); e12836
  • Published Online: December 12, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 26, 2013
  • Accepted: July 31, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/numonthly.12836

To Cite: Ketabchi A A, Mehrabi S. The Effect of Tamsulosin, an Alpha-1 Receptor Antagonist as a Medical Expelling Agent in Success Rate of Ureteroscopic Lithotripsy, Nephro-Urol Mon. 2014 ; 6(1):e12836. doi: 10.5812/numonthly.12836.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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