flexible ureterorenoscopy (FURS) and laser

Q | consent

A | You will be asked to sign a consent form prior to surgery. The main complications that may occur are as follows:

  • Urine infection post-procedure rare as antibiotics are given to cover you during the operation
  • Bleeding and pain in the kidney afterwards this usually settles within 24-48hrs
  • Damage to the ureter tube - below 1%
  • Stone fragments remaining in kidney below 5%
  • Readmission for pain control/bleeding below 1%