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Benign lesions after partial nephrectomy for presumed renal cell carcinoma in masses 4 cm or less: prevalence and predictors in Korean patients.
OBJECTIVES To investigate the prevalence and predictors associated with benign lesions in Korean patients after partial nephrectomy for presumed renal cell carcinoma (RCC) for lesions measuring ≤ 4Expand
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Gender‐specific clinicopathological features and survival in patients with renal cell carcinoma (RCC)
Study Type – Therapy (case series)
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The feasibility of laparoendoscopic single-site nephrectomy: initial experience using home-made single-port device.
OBJECTIVES To report our early experience with laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) nephrectomy using home-made single-port device for benign nonfunctioning kidney. METHODS A total of 14 patientsExpand
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Robot-assisted laparoendoscopic single-site surgery: partial nephrectomy for renal malignancy.
OBJECTIVES To describe our experience with robot-assisted laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (LESS) to perform partial nephrectomy and evaluate a hybrid homemade port system as an effective accessExpand
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Compensatory Structural and Functional Adaptation after Radical Nephrectomy for Renal Cell Carcinoma According to Preoperative Stage of Chronic Kidney Disease.
PURPOSE We investigated structural hypertrophy and functional hyperfiltration as compensatory adaptations after radical nephrectomy in patients with renal cell carcinoma according to the preoperativeExpand
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Perineural invasion is a prognostic factor for biochemical failure after radical prostatectomy
Objectives:  To identify the prognostic significance of lymphovascular invasion (LVI) and perineural invasion (PNI) in patients undergoing radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer.
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De Ritis Ratio (AST/ALT) as a Significant Prognostic Factor in Patients With Upper Tract Urothelial Cancer Treated With Surgery
Micro‐Abstract We investigated the prognostic significance of De Ritis ratio (aspartate aminotransferase [AST]/alanine aminotransferase [ALT]) in patients with upper tract urothelial cancer (UTUC)Expand
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Isolation and characterization of novel, highly proliferative human CD34/CD73-double-positive testis-derived stem cells for cell therapy.
Human adult stem cells are a readily available multipotent cell source that can be used in regenerative medicine. Despite many advantages, including low tumorigenicity, their rapid senescence andExpand
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Prognostic factors for chronic kidney disease after curative surgery in patients with small renal tumors.
OBJECTIVES To investigate the incidence and predictive factors associated with newly developed chronic kidney disease (CKD) after curative surgery in patients with small renal tumors. METHODS FromExpand
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Percutaneous nephrostomy versus indwelling ureteral stents in the management of extrinsic ureteral obstruction in advanced malignancies: are there differences?
OBJECTIVES To compare the complications and morbidities after placement of a percutaneous nephrostomy (PCN) tube or an internal ureteral stent (IUS) in the management of malignant ureteralExpand
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