Lithotripsy (Extra Corporeal Shock wave lithotripsy-ESWL)

Lithotripsy (Extra Corporeal Shock wave lithotripsy-ESWL)

ESWL is highly effective for soft kidney stone of about 1cm most of the people understand lithotripsy as laser treatment but it is not laser treatment. But in ESWL shock waves are used to break the stones.Devasya Kidney hospital is having high lower direx lithotripsy machine. In ESWL patient is lied down on the table.Kidney stone is located with the X-Ray machine and exactly over the kidney stone shock waves are throwing from the generator of the Direx machine stone is fragmented and size of stone fragments becomes 4-5 mm and all these stone partical passes out with Urine.