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Intracorporeal lithotripsy in India is available at different cities across the country. The doctors of the country are specialized in treating any type of complication including complex and advanced stage cases of intracorporeal lithotripsy. Intracorporeal lithotripsy refers to the visualization of a calculus in the urinary tract and the simultaneous application of energy to fragment the stone or stones into either extractable or passable pieces. However, for stones that are poor candidates for this modality, endoscopic therapy is indicated. Intracorporeal lithotripsy in India makes use of ureteroscopy for visualizing an upper urinary tract calculus. In addition, percutaneous techniques such as percutaneous endourology are also used. Endoscopic treatment is most commonly used to manage obstructive and/or large stones. In these scenarios, retrograde ureteroscopic lithotripsy or percutaneous nephrostolithotomy is used.