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Should elective partial nephrectomy be performed for renal cell …   -  Apr 29, 2008
Partial nephrectomy can safely be extended to renal cortical tumors >4 cm in size, provided a complete surgical resection can be rendered. ... Nature.com

Open partial nephrectomy: an essential contemporary operation   -  Jul 27, 2005
Over the last 15 years, we have learned that renal cortical tumors (RCTs) are members of a complex family of lesions with a specific histology, ... Nature.com

First successful transvaginal nephrectomy   -  Mar 14, 2009
WASHINGTON: Doctors at Instituto Medico La Floresta in Caracas, Venezuela, have successfully performed the world's first live human transvaginal nephrectomy ... Times of India

The role of cytoreductive nephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma in the...   -  Apr 29, 2008
Cytoreductive nephrectomy (CN) is well-established as an integral part of the treatment of patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma (RCC). ... Nature.com

Pressor and renal angiotensin II responses before and after nephrectom...   -  Feb 19, 2009
In an earlier study on kidney donors we found that nephrectomy shifts the action of Ang ... Therefore, we have investigated whether nephrectomy, taken as a ... Nature.com

Is initial or delayed nephrectomy the optimal treatment for nonmetasta...   -  Dec 2, 2006
Mitchell C et al. (2006) Immediate nephrectomy versus preoperative chemotherapy in the management of non-metastatic Wilms' tumour: results of a randomised ... Nature.com

Nephrectomy for end-stage polycystic kidney disease can be performed ...   -  Dec 26, 2005
Fuller TF et al. (2005) End stage polycystic kidney disease: indications and timing of native nephrectomy relative to kidney transplantation. ... Nature.com

Partial kidney removal under-used for small tumors   -  Feb 13, 2008
Partial nephrectomy has been shown to be equivalent to radical nephrectomy in tumors less than 4 centimeters and, in some tumors, even up to 7 centimeters, ... Reuters UK

Retroperitoneoscopic nephrectomy for giant hydronephrosis in pregnancy   -  Feb 9, 2007
Background A 32-year-old primiparous woman presented with a painful left-sided giant hydronephrotic kidney secondary to pelvi-ureteric junction obstruction ... Nature.com

Does tumor location affect renal function after partial nephrectomy?   -  Aug 5, 2007
Pettus JA et al. (2007) Tumor location does not affect long-term renal function after partial nephrectomy. Urology 69: 1059–1063 PubMed ... Nature.com

Surgeon's Preferences Dictate Choice of Kidney Cancer Surgery   -  Mar 10, 2008
..."Partial nephrectomy is more difficult and has more potential ... Radical nephrectomy, or removing the entire kidney, remains the gold standard for treating ... Washington Post

Is laparoscopic donor nephrectomy the new standard?   -  Dec 19, 2006
Kok NF et al. (2006) Comparison of laparoscopic and mini incision open donor nephrectomy: single blind, randomised controlled clinical trial. ... Nature.com

Laparoscopic live-donor nephrectomy: a call to action   -  Nov 5, 2007
Renal transplantation is the best long-term treatment option for patients with end-stage renal disease. Unfortunately, there is a large disparity between ... Nature.com

… approach to living-donor nephrectomy compare with the standard...   -  Sep 14, 2005
...(2005) Retroperitoneoscopic donor nephrectomy: a retrospective, ... The surgical technique for living-donor nephrectomy should combine low donor morbidity ... Nature.com

Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy: an evolving standard   -  Oct 10, 2006
Partial nephrectomy is the current standard treatment for patients with a small (4 cm) enhancing renal mass. 1, 2, 3 The purpose of this article is not to ... Nature.com

Renal transplant using laparoscopic method performed at MCH   -  Oct 23, 2007
This is the first time that laparoscopic donor nephrectomy is being ... The laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy is at present done only in three major ... Hindu

… regard to the effect of donor nephrectomy on cardiovascular...   -  Dec 9, 2008
Donor nephrectomy is associated with an increase in some surrogate markers of ... Studies by the Donor Nephrectomy Outcomes Research (DONOR) Network have ... Nature.com

… from intact specimen removal during laparoscopic radical nephrectom...   -  Aug 2, 2005
Laparoscopic radical nephrectomy is becoming a standard procedure for the treatment of low-stage renal cell carcinoma (RCC), but surgeons are divided over ... Nature.com

… Overall Survival With Partial Versus Radical Nephrectomy in...   -  Mar 2, 2009
ORLANDO, Fla -- March 2, 2009 -- Partial nephrectomy (PN) offers a safe and viable alternative to radical nephrectomy (RN) in the majority of patients with ... DG News

Nephrectomy Modifies Renal Angiotensin II Effects in Kidney Donors   -  May 1, 2008
Background Age, gender, menopausal status, a family history of hypertension, and renal vascular response to angiotensin II are involved in the progression ... Nature.com

Open Partial Nephrectomy: An Essential Contemporary Operation   -  Jan 23, 2006
Over the last 15 years, we have learned that renal cortical tumors (RCTs) are members of a complex family of lesions with a specific histology, ... Medscape

… nephrectomy as effective as open partial nephrectomy in patients...   -  Jul 26, 2007
Gill IS et al. (2007) Comparison of 1800 laparoscopic and open partial nephrectomies for single renal tumors. J Urol 178: 41–46 PubMed ... Nature.com

Transvaginal nephrectomy performed at Cleveland Clinic   -  Mar 31, 2009
Surgeons made a small incision just below Donna Calhoun's belly button to insert a single port that would create a small, sterile opening from which they ... Plain Dealer

Total Nephrectomy Overused in Kidney Cancer   -  Feb 21, 2006
NEW YORK FEB 21, 2006 (Reuters Health) - Although partial nephrectomy may be appropriate for dealing with small renal masses, total nephrectomy appears to ... Cancerpage.com

Partial Nephrectomy for Small Kidney Tumors   -  Jan 10, 2008
January 10, 2008 — Most patients found to have a small kidney tumor, between 2 and 4 cm in size, have the whole kidney removed. ... Medscape

Radical Nephrectomy Is Associated With Increased Mortality In...   -  Jun 25, 2007
UroToday.com - Numerous studies have demonstrated the underutilization of nephron sparing surgery in the setting of small renal masses. ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Partial Nephrectomy And Kidney Update - AUA 2006 - Society Of...   -  May 25, 2006
UroToday.com - The annual meeting of the Society of Urologic Oncology took place on Saturday, May 20, 2006 during the annual American Urological Association ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

… surgery as safe and effective as radical nephrectomy in patients...   -  Feb 19, 2008
To compare the safety and efficacy of NSS with radical nephrectomy (RN) for the ... This study included data from a single-institution nephrectomy database. ... Nature.com

Retroperitoneal laparoscopic and open radical nephrectomy for T1...   -  Sep 25, 2009
To evaluate the clinical therapeutic effects of retroperitoneal laparoscopic radical nephrectomy for T1 renal cell carcinoma (RCC). ... UroToday International Journal

√ Underutilization Of Partial Nephrectomy For Localized Renal Cell …   -  Mar 29, 2006
...√ Editor's Pick: BERKELEY, CA (UroToday.com) - In the past, the gold standard for the treatment of localized renal tumors has been radical nephrectomy. ... UroToday International Journal

… Artery Pseudoaneurysm Following Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy …   -  Dec 16, 2005
BERKELEY, CA (UroToday.com) - Partial nephrectomy has become standard of care as a nephron sparing option in the properly selected patient with a T1 tumor. ... UroToday International Journal

… - State Of The Art Lecture: Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy: How...   -  Apr 2, 2007
Dr. Janetschek stated that his initial lap partial nephrectomy technique did not use ... 28 min) in lap vs. open partial nephrectomy. To deal with this, ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Kidney parents 'raised concerns'   -  Oct 23, 2008
The report said the child's poorly-functioning right kidney was wrongly listed by a consultant general surgeon for a left-sided nephrectomy. ... BBC News

Underutilization Of Partial Nephrectomy For Localized Renal Cell …   -  Apr 2, 2006
UroToday.com - In the past, the gold standard for the treatment of localized renal tumors has been radical nephrectomy. Over time however, experience with ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

… with asymptomatic kidney cancer partial nephrectomy is associated...   -  Sep 21, 2009
10-year overall survival in 775 patients after radical nephrectomy was 82% compared to 88% in 404 patients after partial nephrectomy. ... UroToday International Journal

Lap donor nephrectomy well tolerated by older donors.(Increasing...   -  Feb 1, 2005
Mumbai, India -- Laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy is well tolerated by patients aged 50 years or older and is associated with good renal allograft ... Free with registration - Urology Times - AccessMyLibrary.com

… Effective in Elders and Is Independent of Nephrectomy History in...   -  Mar 20, 2009
The patients with a prior nephrectomy showed a trend towards higher PFS compared with those without a nephrectomy: 6.9 months versus 5.1 months. ... DG News

… Who Die From Disease After Nephrectomy May Have Unrecognized …   -  Jun 25, 2007
UroToday.com - While cancer specific death from T1 RCC is thankfully a rare event, it does occur. In this presentation at the annual meeting of the AUA, ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Trends in the Diffusion of Laparoscopic Nephrectomy   -  Jun 7, 2006
To the Editor: Based on equal efficacy and easier convalescence compared with the open procedure, some urologists have advocated laparoscopy to be a ... Journal of American Medical Association - Journal of American Medical Association...

Radical Nephrectomy for Kidney Cancer Linked to Lower Survival in …   -  Jan 9, 2008
By Charles Bankhead, Staff Writer, MedPage Today. ROCHESTER, Minn., Jan. 9 -- Radical nephrectomy carried a twofold increase in mortality risk compared with ... MedPage Today

Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy for Patients with Pathologic T(3b) …   -  Jan 26, 2009
Surgical therapy for renal-cell carcinoma (RCC) with vascular involvement has traditionally been performed via an open approach. ... UroToday International Journal

Should Radical Nephrectomy be the Standard of Care for Renal Cortical...   -  Dec 12, 2006
BERKELEY, CA (UroToday.com) - Since the studies of Robson, radical nephrectomy has remained the gold standard for treatment of renal cortical tumors. ... UroToday International Journal

Radical Nephrectomy: Too Radical For Small Renal Masses?   -  Feb 13, 2007
UroToday.com- There remains several options for the management of an incidental mass in the setting of a normal contralateral kidney. ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Partial nephrectomy underutilized for small renal tumors   -  Mar 1, 2008
SAN FRANCISCO—Women, older patients, and patients with cerebrovascular disease who have small renal tumors are more likely to undergo radical nephrectomy of ... Cancer Network

Chylous Ascites After Nephrectomy for Trauma   -  Jan 15, 2005
Chylous ascites has many etiologies including malignancy, infection, and inflammation. Management of this condition varies from conservative treatment to ... RedOrbit

Role of cytoreductive nephrectomy in renal cell - Abstract   -  Sep 24, 2009
Department of Surgery, National University of Singapore, National University Hospital, University Health System, 5 Lower Kent Ridge Road, Singapore. ... UroToday International Journal

Should Radical Nephrectomy Be Standard Of Care For Renal Cortical …   -  Dec 17, 2006
UroToday.com - Since the studies of Robson, radical nephrectomy has remained the gold standard for treatment of renal cortical tumors. ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

… therapy on rats submitted to subtotal nephrectomy: role of...   -  Jan 1, 2005
Chronic renal failure (CRF) represents a world health problem. Ozone increases the endogenous antioxidant defense system, preserving the cell redox state. ... Free with registration - Mediators of Inflammation - AccessMyLibrary.com

AUA 2007 - Radical Nephrectomy is Associated with Increased Mortality...   -  May 20, 2007
ANAHEIM, CA (UroToday.com) - (ABST#493 - Kidney Cancer Treatment & Evaluation I) Numerous studies have demonstrated the underutilization of nephron sparing ... UroToday International Journal

Partial Nephrectomy for Small Renal Tumors   -  Feb 21, 2008
February 21, 2008 — Patients with small renal tumors can benefit from the preserved kidney function that partial nephrectomy affords, a new study shows. ... Medscape

… renal functions after open, laparoscopic, and robotic partial...   -  Oct 19, 2009
MUNICH, GERMANY (UroToday.com) - Several recent studies have shown the long term benefit of laparoscopic partial nephrectomy compared to laparoscopic ... UroToday International Journal

Nephron-sparing surgery: the 'gold standard' treatment for small...   -  Dec 1, 2006
...(2006) Chronic kidney disease after nephrectomy in patients with renal cortical ... Among the patients treated with radical nephrectomy, the median time to ... Nature.com

Renal cryoablation: a new treatment in need of careful clinical …   -  Nov 11, 2005
5 Major US medical centers now perform partial nephrectomy whenever possible (>60% ... Patients who have undergone partial nephrectomy remain under lifetime ... Nature.com

Outcomes in partial nephrectomy are good   -  Mar 28, 2007
Radical nephrectomy - removal of the kidney - has long been the surgical solution to kidney cancer. However, a partial nephrectomy has been shown to be ... HealthandAge.com

… For Patients With Positive Surgical Margins At Partial Nephrectomy   -  Jun 21, 2008
1344 patients who underwent partial nephrectomy at Memorial Sloan-Kettering or Mayo Clinic between 1972 and 2005 were identified. ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

… - ABST[879] Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy: Comparison of...   -  May 21, 2006
Edward M Gong*, Mark B Lyon, Marcelo A Orvieto, Alvaro Lucioni, Glenn S Gerber, Arieh L Shalhav, Chicago, IL. Introduction and Objective: Laparoscopic ... UroToday International Journal

Partial Nephrectomy Offers Better Survival   -  Jun 18, 2009
Partial nephrectomy (PN) is associated with better overall survival compared with radical nephrectomy (RN) in patients who have benign renal tumors, ... Renal and Urology News

… Margins in Patients Undergoing Partial Nephrectomy for Renal...   -  Feb 14, 2007
BERKELEY, CA (UroToday.com) - There have been numerous studies examining the importance of margins in patients undergoing partial nephrectomy for a ... UroToday International Journal

Nephrectomy; Partial nephrectomy with perfusion cooling recommended …   -  Oct 29, 2005
..."From 1980 to 2004, open partial nephrectomy was performed in 717 patients; ... The researchers concluded, "Partial nephrectomy under cold ischemia remains ... Pay-Per-View - Obesity, Fitness & Wellness Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Renal and extrarenal predictors of nephrectomy from The National …   -  Mar 13, 2006
The management of renal trauma has become increasingly conservative with multiple series showing renal preservation after high grade injury. ... News-Medical.net

UIJ - Bilateral Native Nephrectomy: Before or After Renal Transplantat...   -  Sep 17, 2008
Objectives: We hypothesized that patients undergoing bilateral native nephrectomy have a better perioperative course and earlier recovery when renal ... UroToday International Journal

Robotic assisted kidney cancer surgery proves to be beneficial to...   -  Apr 26, 2009
This is known as nephron-sparing surgery, or partial nephrectomy, ... Using the da Vinci robot, Viterbo performed a partial nephrectomy on each kidney, ... eurekalert.org

… NY Section 2007 - Open Partial Nephrectomy Essential but Underutili...   -  Nov 12, 2007
Presented on November 11, 2007 at the 2007 Annual Meeting of the New York Section of the AUA in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Paul Russo MD, Attending Surgeon ... UroToday International Journal

Nephrectomy; Partial nephrectomy with perfusion cooling recommended …   -  Oct 25, 2005
..."From 1980 to 2004, open partial nephrectomy was performed in 717 patients; ... The researchers concluded, "Partial nephrectomy under cold ischemia remains ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Renal And Extrarenal Predictors Of Nephrectomy From The National …   -  Mar 14, 2006
The management of renal trauma has become increasingly conservative with multiple series showing renal preservation after high grade injury. ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Beyond the Abstract - Robotic Partial Nephrectomy for Renal Hilar …   -  Nov 24, 2008
BERKELEY, CA (UroToday.com) - Our multi-institutional study on robotic partial nephrectomy for renal hilar tumors is the first to focus solely on renal ... UroToday International Journal

First Completely Transvaginal Nephrectomy   -  May 1, 2009
Jihad Kaouk, MD, Director of the Center for Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery, and his team performed the world's first completely transvaginal nephrectomy ... Renal and Urology News

Nephrectomy; Partial nephrectomy with perfusion cooling recommended …   -  Oct 24, 2005
..."From 1980 to 2004, open partial nephrectomy was performed in 717 patients; ... The researchers concluded, "Partial nephrectomy under cold ischemia remains ... Pay-Per-View - Health & Medicine Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Article: Laparoscopic donor nephrectomy offers some advantages for …   -  Oct 15, 2006
Laparoscopic donor nephrectomy offers some advantages for recipient.(Nephrology) ... find Internal Medicine News articles. Pay-Per-View - Internal Medicine News - HighBeam Research

nephrectomy | Definition of nephrectomy | HighBeam.com: Online …   -  Jul 12, 2006
Find out what nephrectomy means: The Oxford American College Dictionary has the definition of nephrectomy. Research related newspaper, magazine, ... Pay-Per-View - Oxford American College Dictionary - HighBeam Research

… -Carcinoma Patients Following Radical Nephrectomy: Presented at AUA   -  May 24, 2007
A 1997-1998 Reniale trial compared radical nephrectomy plus Reniale versus ... The 558 patients with a renal mass scheduled for radical nephrectomy at 55 ... DG News

Ca surgery choice may affect kidney disease onset.(Advances in …   -  Oct 15, 2006
New York -- Partial nephrectomy for small renal cortical tumors, while perhaps a more challenging procedure than radical nephrectomy, significantly delays ... Free with registration - Urology Times - AccessMyLibrary.com

… the Outcomes of Elective Partial to Radical Nephrectomy in Clear...   -  Aug 24, 2006
With a median follow-up of 21 months, there was 1 treatment failure in the partial nephrectomy group and 20 in the radical nephrectomy group. ... UroToday International Journal

… The Outcomes Of Elective Partial To Radical Nephrectomy In Clear...   -  Aug 27, 2006
With a median follow-up of 21 months, there was 1 treatment failure in the partial nephrectomy group and 20 in the radical nephrectomy group. ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

… Minimum Incision Endoscopic Radical Nephrectomy in Dialysis...   -  Jan 15, 2008
MIES nephrectomy was carried out by retroperitoneal approach through a single ... We previously demonstrated MIES nephrectomy had been less invasive than ... UroToday International Journal

… Minimum Incision Endoscopic Radical Nephrectomy In Dialysis...   -  Jan 20, 2008
MIES nephrectomy was carried out by retroperitoneal approach through a single ... We previously demonstrated MIES nephrectomy had been less invasive than ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

The expanding role of partial nephrectomy: A critical analysis of …   -  Nov 27, 2009
The gained expertise in the surgical technique of partial nephrectomy (PN) with excellent oncologic outcome and reduced morbidity has contributed to more ... UroToday International Journal

… Efficacy of Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy with Manual Specimen ...   -  Jul 2, 2008
Specimen morcellation during laparoscopic radical nephrectomy for renal-cell carcinoma is controversial, and supporting literature remains sparse. ... UroToday International Journal

Radical Surgery for Kidney Cancer is Risk Factor for Chronic Kidney …   -  Sep 5, 2006
The study revealed that patients with two otherwise healthy kidneys who underwent kidney-sparing surgery (partial nephrectomy) to remove a small cancer ... newswise.com

√ Partial Nephrectomy: Urologists Need To Practice What We Preach   -  Mar 14, 2006
BERKELEY, CA (UroToday.com) - There is no question in the urologic literature that partial nephrectomy (PN), particularly for renal masses ≤ 4cm, ... UroToday International Journal

… In African-Americans After Radical Nephrectomy For Kidney Cancer   -  Feb 5, 2007
Following radical nephrectomy, the mean postoperative creatinine for AA patients (1.7) was significantly higher than the mean postoperative creatinine for ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Laserscope's Greenlight PV(R) Laser System Shows Potential for …   -  Sep 20, 2005
...(1) Moinzadeh A. et al, Potassium-Titanyl-Phosphate Laser Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy without Hilar Clamping in the Survival Calf Model -- The Journal ... RedOrbit

… 't Matter In Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy For Renal Transplantatio...   -  Nov 6, 2006
UroToday.com - Traditionally, donor nephrectomy specimens have been harvested from ... Can the right kidney be routinely used for transplant nephrectomy? ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

New developments in the technique of partial nephrectomy   -  Sep 1, 2006
While partial nephrectomy has demonstrated oncologic equipoise with radical nephrectomy, it remains a surgically daunting procedure that can be associated ... News-Medical.net

New Developments In The Technique Of Partial Nephrectomy   -  Sep 11, 2006
UroToday.com - While partial nephrectomy has demonstrated oncologic equipoise with radical nephrectomy, it remains a surgically daunting procedure that can ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Simple nephrectomy (Kidney Removal).   -  May 24, 2006
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Simple nephrectomy (Kidney Removal).(Adult Health Advisor 2006)   -  Nov 1, 2006
An alternative to this procedure is to choose not to have treatment, recognizing the risks of your condition. You should ask your health care provider about ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Society Of Urologic Oncology Meeting - Renal Carcinoma - Management …   -  May 31, 2008
If the partial nephrectomy by a surgeon is best done open, he advocated that approach. The data at large centers support lap partial nephrectomy with less ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

… Margin After Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy For Renal Cell …   -  Mar 20, 2007
The authors conclude that a positive margin after partial nephrectomy does not necessarily indicate residual cancer left behind. ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

5-Year Outcomes of Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy   -  Mar 7, 2007
BERKELEY, CA (UroToday.com) - Open partial nephrectomy has been shown, with long-term follow-up from a variety of institutions, to have oncologic equipoise ... UroToday International Journal

5-Year Outcomes of Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy   -  Mar 21, 2007
Newswise — Open partial nephrectomy has been shown, with long-term follow-up from a variety of institutions, to have oncologic equipoise with radical ... newswise.com

5-Year Outcomes Of Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy   -  Mar 12, 2007
UroToday.com- Open partial nephrectomy has been shown, with long-term follow-up from a variety of institutions, to have oncologic equipoise with radical ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

… of Postoperative Complications in Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy...   -  May 9, 2008
We evaluate our experience with laparoscopic partial nephrectomy to determine ... After 507 laparoscopic partial nephrectomy procedures 93 patients (19.7%) ... UroToday International Journal

… surgery: successful cholecystectomy, nephrectomy performed in...   -  Oct 15, 2007
Nephrectomy using transgastric and transvesical combined approaches was ... Right or left nephrectomy was carried out with instruments introduced by both ... Free with registration - Urology Times - AccessMyLibrary.com

… of Laparoscopic and Open Partial Nephrectomy: The University of …   -  May 21, 2006
Introduction and Objective: Partial nephrectomy has been established as the standard ... Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy (LPN) has been described as more ... UroToday International Journal

Is Partial Nephrectomy Oncologically Safe For Tumors Greater Than 4cm...   -  Mar 7, 2006
BERKELEY, CA (UroToday.com) - Traditionally, nephron sparing surgery in the presence of a normal contralateral kidney is primarily advocated for tumors ... UroToday International Journal

First successful transvaginal nephrectomy performed using advanced …   -  Mar 13, 2009
CARACAS, VENEZUELA March 13, 2009 Dr. Rene Sotelo is pleased to announce the world's first successful live human transvaginal nephrectomy using the Tri-port ... Genetic Engineering News - Genetic Engineering News (press release)

Is preoperative chemotherapy useful for nonmetastatic Wilms' tumor?   -  Nov 24, 2006
...(2006) Immediate nephrectomy versus preoperative chemotherapy in the management of ... To compare the use of immediate nephrectomy and delayed nephrectomy ... Nature.com

Intact Specimen Extraction In Laparoscopic Nephrectomy Procedures: …   -  Apr 30, 2007
UroToday.com - The introduction of potentially effective adjuvant therapy, such as Sunitinib, for renal cell carcinoma challenges the clinical practice of ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Cytoreductive Nephrectomy for T4NxM1 Renal Cell Carcinoma: The MD …   -  Feb 13, 2008
Although cytoreductive nephrectomy may provide a survival benefit in metastatic renal cell carcinoma, patients with locally advanced lesions may be denied ... UroToday International Journal



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