Calcification on chromic suture

Mark Norris, Allan G. Toguri, Bradley Waguespack

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Absorbable gut-type suture material has proved calculogenic ability; however, calcification on this type of suture material has not been reported frequently. Described is a child with painless hematuria secondary to a calcified renal stone formed on a catgut suture.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)172-173
Number of pages2
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1982

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urology

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