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The purpose of the study was to evaluate and compare the clinical values of tension-free vaginal tape (TVT), tension-free vaginal tape-transobturator (TVT-O), or tension-free vaginal tape-Secur (TVT-Secur) as treatment for female stress urinary incontinence. The pre-operative and 1-year post-operative follow-up protocols for patients who were treated with(More)
OBJECTIVE To compare the clinical efficacy and safety of nephrectomy versus radical nephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma (RCC). METHODS A total of 134 patients with renal carcinoma without metastasis in lymphatic system and distant sites were recruited. In random, 69 cases of renal cell carcinoma were elected for nephrectomy and the others radical(More)
BACKGROUND As the third-generation tension-free tape for female stress urinary incontinence (SUI), tension-free vaginal tape (TVT)-Secur has decreased the common complications associated with TVT and tension-free vaginal tape-transobturator (TVT-O), such as bladder perforation and obstruction of the bladder outlet; but its efficacy and persistence were(More)
OBJECTIVE To discuss the causes of common complications of ureteroscopy and how to prevent them. METHODS A total of 768 cases of common complications of ureteroscopy were retrospectively analyzed from February 2004 to February 2009. RESULTS The intra-operative complications were failed entry (n = 6, 0.78%), ureterostoma injury and ureterostoma submucosa(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the feasibility and clinical results of subsequent retroperitoneoscopic surgery for patients with previous ipsilateral retroperitoneal surgery through frank incision. METHODS A total of 10 patents were selected for subsequent laparoscopic surgery through retroperitoneal approach. Among them, there were recurrent renal cysts (n = 4)(More)
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