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Sierra Leone Journal of Biomedical Research

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CASE REPORT: A GIANT URINARY BLADDER STONE IN A FEMALE PATIENT

P.F. Nabiue, K Songu-M’brewa, I.B. Gegbai, M. Musa, A.B. Swarray, C.D.S. Kamara, F. Sahr, T.B. Kamara

Abstract


A vesical calculus weighing more than 100g is categorized as a giant urinary bladder stone. Male preponderance for urinary bladder calculi is well known. A rare case of a giant urinary bladder calculus weighing 1200g and occurring in a female patient is reported. The stone was removed by open vesicolithotomy.




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