Journal of Natural Science, Biology and Medicine

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2015  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 213--216

Urinothorax: A path, less travelled: Case report and review of literature


Vikrant Ranjan1, Santosh Agrawal2, Saurabh Sudhir Chipde2, Ravi Dosi3 
1 Department of General Surgery, Sri Aurobindo Medical College and Post Graduate Institute, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
2 Department of Urology and Kidney Transplantation, Sri Aurobindo Medical College and Post Graduate Institute, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
3 Department of Respiratory Medicine, Sri Aurobindo Medical College and Post Graduate Institute, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Santosh Agrawal
Department of Urology and Kidney Transplantation, Sri Aurobindo Medical College and Post Graduate Institute, Indore, Madhya Pradesh
India

Urinothorax is a very rare occurrence of urine in the pleural space. Urinothorax can occur as a consequence to percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL), ureterorenoscopic lithotripsy (URSL) or shock wave lithotripsy (SWL). We herewith report a rare case of Urinothorax in a 35 years old male patient and discuss its current knowhow and clinical management.


How to cite this article:
Ranjan V, Agrawal S, Chipde SS, Dosi R. Urinothorax: A path, less travelled: Case report and review of literature.J Nat Sc Biol Med 2015;6:213-216


How to cite this URL:
Ranjan V, Agrawal S, Chipde SS, Dosi R. Urinothorax: A path, less travelled: Case report and review of literature. J Nat Sc Biol Med [serial online] 2015 [cited 2021 Feb 27 ];6:213-216
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