The objective of this study was to determine the physical characteristics and biological effects of the lithotriptor to enbaoce further clinical studies on the role of ESWL in the treatment of symptomatic cholelithiasis, using a newly developed electromagnetic lithotripsy system

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F.H. Schröder (Fritz) , O.T. Terpstra (Onno)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Financial support by: Siemens Nederland NV ROGAL (Rotterdam Multicenter Gallstone Study), Stichting Urologisch Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek (SUWO), Tramedico BV
Erasmus MC: University Medical Center Rotterdam

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