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This website contains general materials about urological conditions which can be used for informational and educational purposes. The information is not intended nor suited to be a replacement or substitute for professional medical treatment or for professional medical advice. If you have any specific questions about your individual medical situation you should consult your doctor or other professional healthcare provider.
This information was produced by the European Association of Urology (EAU) in collaboration with the EAU Section of Urolithiasis (EULIS), the Urolithiasis Section of the EAU Young Academic Urologists, the European Association of Urology Nurses (EAUN), the Dominican Society of Urology (SDU), Finnish Urological Society (FUA), Hellenic Urological Association (HUA), the Slovenian Urological Association (ZUS), Spanish Association of Urology (AEU), and the Turkish Association of Urology (TUA).
The content of the medical information on this website is in line with the EAU Guidelines.
This project is financially supported by the European Association of Urology. This website does not host or receive funding from advertising.
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