A forgotten double-J stent with missing shaft and unusual la
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Use of ureteric stents is accepted standard practice in the management of ureteric obstruction, ‘forgotten’ indwelling stents can cause encrustation, pyelonephritis, recurrent obstruction, and stent migration and breakage. A stent register should be maintained to check follow-up of such patient to prevent this urological travesty.

This article reports a case of encrustation and unusual large stones formation at both the J end of a forgotten double-J stent in a 35-year-old female presented in outpatient department for complaints of left flank and lower abdominal pain, burning and increased frequency of micturition for four months.

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