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Table 1 Nine studies reporting management of ureteric stone in pregnancy were reviewed

From: Management of ureteric stone in pregnancy: a review

Study Design of study Number of patients Gestation period (weeks) Symptoms and signs at presentation Laboratory results Diagnostic modality Treatment modality Complications
LEMOS et al., 2002 [19] Prospective study 18 28 (median) Lumbar pain-14
abdominal pain-4
Microscopic hematuria-13,
Leukocyturia-8
Urine culture + in 4
RFT-normal in all
USG: 12 and
MRI: 2
DJ stent: 4
URS: 14
Nil
Elgamasy et al., 2009 [20] Case series 42 25.9 (mean) Colicky pain-15
infection-10
hematuria-9
calculus anuria-1
Microscopic hematuria-9
Urine culture + in 4
RFT-deranged in 1 patient
USG:42
Doppler USG:42
Conservative: 27
URS: 15
Premature labor: 1
Hoşcan et al., 2012 [21] Retrospective 57 26 (mean) Flank pain-51
Fever-6
Irritative voiding-11
Microscopic hematuria-40
Urine culture + in 6
RFT-Normal in all
USG: 57 Conservative: 23
DJ stent: 5
URS: 29
UTI: 1
Premature uterine
contraction: 1
Abdel-Kader et al., 2013 [22] Prospective 23 25 (mean) Colicky pain-17
Pain and fever-6
Urine culture + in 6
RFT-Normal in all
USG: 20 and
MRI: 3
DJ stent: 6
URS: 17
Nil
Georgescu et al., 2014 [23] Prospective 54 9–35 (range) Flank pain-52
Fever-4
Irritative voiding-14
Microscopic hematuria-40
Leukocyturia-18
Urine culture + in 6
RFT-Normal in all
USG: 52 and
Limited IVP:2
DJ stent: 9
PCN: 1
Semirigid URS:32
Flexible URS: 12
UTI:4
Hematuria:1
Adanur et al., 2014 [24] Retrospective 19 24.8 (mean) Colicky pain-14
Fever-2
Microscopic hematuria and pyuria-9
Urine culture + in 4
RFT-Normal in all
USG: 19 URS: 19 Preterm uterine contraction: 1
UTI: 1
Teleb et al., 2014 [25] Prospective 43 26.6 (mean) Colicky pain-43
Fever-10
Microscopic hematuria-24
RFT-Normal in all
USG: 43 DJ stent: 22
URS: 21
UTI: 6
Bayar et al., 2015 [26] Retrospective 70 23.4 (mean) Colicky pain-70 RFT-Normal in all USG: 70 DJ stenting: 29
URS: 41
Ureteral laceration: 3
Partial perforation
Of ureter: 1
Pyelonephritis: 2
Urosepsis: 1
Premature uterine contraction: 2
Abedi et al., 2017 [27] Retrospective 45 27.3 (mean) Colicky pain-36
hematuria-9
Fever-3
Irritative voiding-18
Hematuria or pyuria-9
Urine culture + in 6
RFT-Normal in all
USG: 45 URS: 45 Premature uterine contraction: 2
UTI: 2
Total sum of patients   371