Foreign body migration from the right kidney to the left lun
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There are many therapeutic options for the management of urinary stones.Percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PNL) is the first-line treatment in large, multiple stones and lower calyceal stones. Majority of complications associated with PNL are minor and clinically insignificant. It was seen that distal piece (2 cm in size) of ureter catheter observed at pelvis was found at the parenchyma of left lung on the perioperative fluoroscopy in the patient undergoing PNL for right kidney stone. This article presents this complication to stress that a foreign body can pass into circulation presumably through venous injury and can migrate to the lung...

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