Renal failure with a large bladder calculus related to a foreign body: a case report
Article first published online: 3 MAR 2014
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Clinical Case Reports
Volume 2, Issue 2, pages 48–50, April 2014
How to Cite
Clinical Case Reports 2014; 2(2): 48–50
- Issue published online: 9 APR 2014
- Article first published online: 3 MAR 2014
- Manuscript Accepted: 25 JAN 2014
- Manuscript Revised: 8 JAN 2014
- Manuscript Received: 8 OCT 2013
- Bladder calculus;
- foreign body;
- renal failure
Key Clinical Message
We encountered a patient with renal failure in the setting of long-standing difficulty urinating, which he previously treated with intermittent self-catheterizations. Imaging showed a large urinary calculus in the bladder. This case illustrates the importance of taking a detailed history and the dramatic long-term effects of bladder calculi.