Pais VM Jr., 2014: Risk of Developing Diabetes after Shock Wave Lithotripsy.
Pais VM Jr.
Section of Urology, Department of Surgery, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth.
No abstract available.
J Urol. 2014 Jul 7. pii: S0022-5347(14)03939-1. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2014.07.004. [Epub ahead of print]
In this short comment reference is given to an article published in the same issue of Journal of Urology . The bottom-line of this “mini-review” is that whereas several effects of SWL on the body remain to be elucidated, there is apparently no relationship between SWL and diabetes mellitus.
1. Handa RK, Liu Z, Connors BA, Evan AP, Lingeman JE, Basile DP, Tune JD. Effect of renal shock wave lithotripsy on the development of metabolic syndrome in a juvenile swine model: a pilot study.
J Urol. 2014 Sep 19. pii: S0022-5347(14)04433-4. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2014.09.037. [Epub ahead of print]