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Table 1 Preoperative and postoperative renal function in a case undergoing retroperitoneal laparoscopic ureterolithotomy

From: Efficacy of retroperitoneal laparoscopic ureterolithotomy for the treatment of large proximal ureteric stones and its impact on renal function

  Preoperative value Postoperative value  
Serum creatinine (mg/dl) 0.87 ± 0.31 0.78 ± 0.30 N.S.
eGFR (ml · min-1 · 1.73 m-2) 66.0 ± 18.39 75.2 ± 23.2 N.S.
Affected/contralateral renal 99mTc-MAG3 clearance (compared to the preoperative value, %) - 101.8 ± 5.5 N.S.
  1. 99mTc-MAG3, 99mTc-mercaptoacetyltriglycine, eGFR, estimated glomerular filtration rate; N.S., no significant difference.