Did you know that most stones are made of calcium? Which stones are radiolucent? What causes cystine stones – the answers are in this infographic!
Telling scrotal lumps apart can be challenging, and is an exercise frequently encountered in the OSCE setting. By following our 3 simple rules, you will never struggle with this (click picture for full size version).
Renal colic is one of the most commonly encountered surgical emergencies. It is usually caused by an obstructing ureteric calculus which has dropped out of the kidney, partially obstructing the drainage of urine from the kidney.