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Renal colic

MedGen UID:
57511
Concept ID:
C0152169
Sign or Symptom
Synonyms: Acute Renal Colic; Acute Renal Colics; Colic, Acute Renal; Colic, Renal; Colic, Ureteral; Colics, Acute Renal; Colics, Renal; Colics, Ureteral; Renal Colic; Renal Colic, Acute; Renal Colics; Renal Colics, Acute; Ureteral Colic; Ureteral Colics
SNOMED CT: Renal colic (7093002); Ureteric colic (17329003)

Definition

Paroxysmal and severe flank pain radiating to the inguinal area. It is caused by the passage of a kidney stone through the ureter. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVRenal colic

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Thia I, Saluja M
Aust J Gen Pract 2021 Jul;50(7):445-449. doi: 10.31128/AJGP-11-20-5751. PMID: 34189545
Fontenelle LF, Sarti TD
Am Fam Physician 2019 Apr 15;99(8):490-496. PMID: 30990297
Türk C, Petřík A, Sarica K, Seitz C, Skolarikos A, Straub M, Knoll T
Eur Urol 2016 Mar;69(3):468-74. Epub 2015 Aug 28 doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2015.07.040. PMID: 26318710

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Tu JF, Cao Y, Wang LQ, Shi GX, Jia LC, Liu BL, Yao WH, Pei XL, Cao Y, Li HW, Yan SY, Yang JW, Qu ZC, Liu CZ
JAMA Netw Open 2022 Aug 1;5(8):e2225735. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.25735. PMID: 35943743Free PMC Article
Pathan SA, Mitra B, Cameron PA
Eur Urol 2018 Apr;73(4):583-595. Epub 2017 Nov 22 doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2017.11.001. PMID: 29174580
Grasso AA, Cozzi G
Urologia 2014 Jan-Mar;81(1):12-5. Epub 2014 Feb 13 doi: 10.5301/urologia.5000048. PMID: 24557816
Manthey DE, Teichman J
Emerg Med Clin North Am 2001 Aug;19(3):633-54, viii. doi: 10.1016/s0733-8627(05)70207-8. PMID: 11554279
Stewart C
Emerg Med Clin North Am 1988 Aug;6(3):617-30. PMID: 3292230

Diagnosis

Tu JF, Cao Y, Wang LQ, Shi GX, Jia LC, Liu BL, Yao WH, Pei XL, Cao Y, Li HW, Yan SY, Yang JW, Qu ZC, Liu CZ
JAMA Netw Open 2022 Aug 1;5(8):e2225735. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.25735. PMID: 35943743Free PMC Article
Thia I, Saluja M
Aust J Gen Pract 2021 Jul;50(7):445-449. doi: 10.31128/AJGP-11-20-5751. PMID: 34189545
Corbo J, Wang J
Emerg Med Clin North Am 2019 Nov;37(4):637-648. Epub 2019 Aug 19 doi: 10.1016/j.emc.2019.07.004. PMID: 31563199
Abdullah M, Firmansyah MA
Acta Med Indones 2012 Oct;44(4):344-50. PMID: 23314978
Stewart C
Emerg Med Clin North Am 1988 Aug;6(3):617-30. PMID: 3292230

Therapy

Tu JF, Cao Y, Wang LQ, Shi GX, Jia LC, Liu BL, Yao WH, Pei XL, Cao Y, Li HW, Yan SY, Yang JW, Qu ZC, Liu CZ
JAMA Netw Open 2022 Aug 1;5(8):e2225735. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.25735. PMID: 35943743Free PMC Article
Rocchio RJ, Ward KE
Clin J Pain 2021 Apr 1;37(4):295-300. doi: 10.1097/AJP.0000000000000918. PMID: 33555694
Masic D, Liang E, Long C, Sterk EJ, Barbas B, Rech MA
Pharmacotherapy 2018 Dec;38(12):1250-1259. Epub 2018 Nov 9 doi: 10.1002/phar.2189. PMID: 30303542
Skolarikos A
Curr Opin Urol 2018 Sep;28(5):403-407. doi: 10.1097/MOU.0000000000000523. PMID: 29939860
Pathan SA, Mitra B, Cameron PA
Eur Urol 2018 Apr;73(4):583-595. Epub 2017 Nov 22 doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2017.11.001. PMID: 29174580

Prognosis

Schnabel MJ, Wagenlehner FME, Schneidewind L
Curr Opin Urol 2019 Mar;29(2):89-95. doi: 10.1097/MOU.0000000000000576. PMID: 30668554
Rakowska M, Królikowska K, Jobs K, Placzyńska M, Kalicki B
Dev Period Med 2018;22(3):265-269. doi: 10.34763/devperiodmed.20182203.265269. PMID: 30281523Free PMC Article
Türk C, Petřík A, Sarica K, Seitz C, Skolarikos A, Straub M, Knoll T
Eur Urol 2016 Mar;69(3):468-74. Epub 2015 Aug 28 doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2015.07.040. PMID: 26318710
Grasso AA, Cozzi G
Urologia 2014 Jan-Mar;81(1):12-5. Epub 2014 Feb 13 doi: 10.5301/urologia.5000048. PMID: 24557816
Manthey DE, Teichman J
Emerg Med Clin North Am 2001 Aug;19(3):633-54, viii. doi: 10.1016/s0733-8627(05)70207-8. PMID: 11554279

Clinical prediction guides

Tu JF, Cao Y, Wang LQ, Shi GX, Jia LC, Liu BL, Yao WH, Pei XL, Cao Y, Li HW, Yan SY, Yang JW, Qu ZC, Liu CZ
JAMA Netw Open 2022 Aug 1;5(8):e2225735. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.25735. PMID: 35943743Free PMC Article
Schnabel MJ, Wagenlehner FME, Schneidewind L
Curr Opin Urol 2019 Mar;29(2):89-95. doi: 10.1097/MOU.0000000000000576. PMID: 30668554
Pathan SA, Mitra B, Cameron PA
Eur Urol 2018 Apr;73(4):583-595. Epub 2017 Nov 22 doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2017.11.001. PMID: 29174580
Türk C, Petřík A, Sarica K, Seitz C, Skolarikos A, Straub M, Knoll T
Eur Urol 2016 Mar;69(3):468-74. Epub 2015 Aug 28 doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2015.07.040. PMID: 26318710
Tseng TY, Preminger GM
BMJ Clin Evid 2011 Nov 10;2011 PMID: 22075544Free PMC Article

Recent systematic reviews

Moore CL, Carpenter CR, Heilbrun ME, Klauer K, Krambeck AC, Moreno C, Remer EM, Scales C, Shaw MM, Sternberg KM
J Am Coll Radiol 2019 Sep;16(9 Pt A):1132-1143. Epub 2019 Aug 8 doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2019.04.004. PMID: 31402228
Masic D, Liang E, Long C, Sterk EJ, Barbas B, Rech MA
Pharmacotherapy 2018 Dec;38(12):1250-1259. Epub 2018 Nov 9 doi: 10.1002/phar.2189. PMID: 30303542
Pathan SA, Mitra B, Cameron PA
Eur Urol 2018 Apr;73(4):583-595. Epub 2017 Nov 22 doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2017.11.001. PMID: 29174580
Tseng TY, Preminger GM
BMJ Clin Evid 2011 Nov 10;2011 PMID: 22075544Free PMC Article
Dasgupta R, Glass J, Olsburgh J
BMJ Clin Evid 2009 Apr 21;2009 PMID: 21565128Free PMC Article

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