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Contact: Ken Kingery
ken.kingery@duke.edu
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Duke University

Lithotripsy Lens

Caption: This lithotripsy machine shock wave lens was modified by Duke engineers to more efficiently break up kidney stones. Modifications included a groove cut around the perimeter and an alteration in geometry.

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