In a rare case, doctor at a city hospital removed approx. 856 stones from the kidney of a 45 year old man through minimal invasive surgical technique. Team of doctors performed percutaneous nephrolithotomy, a keyhole surgery for kidney stone. All stones were removed from the left kidney& urinary tract/pelvis in one go with a only one 1 cm puncture.
Mr. Gupta was admitted to Fortis Hospital in Shalimar Bagh with complain of blood in urine. No other symptoms related to renal stones were present. He had a history of stones in the lft kidney and he was first operated in 2007.
The ultrasound revealed the presence of 2 large stones in his kidney, which were roughly 33 millimetres of size.