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[Laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy].
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Laparoscopic nephroureterectomy for upper tract transitional cell carcinoma: comparison of laparoscopic and open surgery.
OBJECTIVES We made a comparative study of laparoscopic nephroureterectomy (LNU) and standard open surgery (ONU) for upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinoma. METHODS AND METHODS From JulyExpand
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Cellular and molecular features of lipoma tissue: comparison with normal adipose tissue
Background  Involvement of adipose‐derived stem/progenitor/stromal cells (ASCs) in the development of lipomas has been suggested, but the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of this tumour remainExpand
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Involvement of renin–angiotensin–aldosterone system in calcium oxalate crystal induced activation of NADPH oxidase and renal cell injury
AbstractIntroduction and objectives Reactive oxygen species (ROS) are produced during the interaction between oxalate/calcium oxalate monohydrate (COM) crystals and renal epithelial cells and areExpand
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High urinary excretion level of citrate and magnesium in children: potential etiology for the reduced incidence of pediatric urolithiasis
Abstract It is well known that the incidence of calcium oxalate (CaOX) urolithiasis is much lower in children than in adults [2, 21]. One purpose of this study was to compare the inhibitory activityExpand
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Pazopanib for recurrent extraosseous Ewing's sarcoma of the retroperitoneum
ES represents the second most common primary osseous malignancy in adolescents and young adults, though ES can also occur as a primary soft tissue neoplasm, which is referred to as EES. ES, EES, PNETExpand
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Evaluation of in vivo responses of sorafenib therapy in a preclinical mouse model of PTEN-deficient of prostate cancer
BackgroundDespite recent advances in the treatment for advanced prostate cancer, outcomes remain poor. This lack of efficacy has prompted the development of alternative treatment strategies. In theExpand
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[Clinical study of renal cell carcinoma with brain metastasis].
Of 130 cases with renal cell carcinoma treated at Cancer Institute Hospital from January, 1981 to December, 1992, 14 (10.6%) developed brain metastasis, 12 of whom had had preceding pulmonaryExpand
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[Mesonephric adenocarcinoma arising in the female urethral diverticulum].
A forty four-year-old house-wife presented with gross hematuria and difficulty on urination of a year and 3 months duration. Transvaginal examination showed a hen egg-sized soft mass on the anteriorExpand
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Laparoscopic donor nephrectomy: single-center experience.
OBJECTIVE Laparoscopic living donor nephrectomy (LLDN) has become the standard procedure for renal transplantation. This technique is considered less invasive for the donor, allowing lowerExpand
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