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CASE REPORT
Year : 2009  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 122-123

Double dumb-bell calculus in childhood


Department of Pediatric Surgery, Lokmanya Tilak Muncipal General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India

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Paras Kothari
Department of Paediatric Surgery, L.T.M. Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai - 400 022
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0189-6725.54781

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An eight-year old male was admitted with complaints of right scrotal swelling, dysuria and intermittent retention of urine for 10 days. On per-rectal examination, a hard mass was palpable in the posterior urethra. An X-ray (KUB) of the abdomen revealed a double dumb-bell calculus at the base of bladder, extending into the posterior urethra. A cystolithotomy via the suprapubic approach was successfully curative.


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