Kishore Thekke Adiyat

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OBJECTIVES To evaluate the need of routine follow-up imaging after ureteroscopy. METHODS We performed a retrospective chart review of patients undergoing ureteroscopy for urolithiasis. Selective imaging was performed in the initial postoperative phase (1-3 weeks after removal of the ureteral stent) if the procedure was classified as complicated because of(More)
OBJECTIVES To determine how often complete eradication of all visible tumors during transurethral resection of bladder tumor (TURBT) is accomplished in a referral setting. The American Urological Association guidelines recommend complete eradication whenever possible. METHODS We retrospectively reviewed the records of patients who underwent a second TURBT(More)
STUDY TYPE Therapy (case series). LEVEL OF EVIDENCE 4. OBJECTIVE To present our long-term experience comparing uretero-intestinal anastomotic (UIA) stricture rates after radical cystectomy (RC) in patients with and without previous pelvic radiotherapy (pRT), as the risk of stricture is thought to be higher in patients undergoing RC and urinary diversion(More)
PURPOSE Many urologists recommend a six-week time interval between a prostate biopsy and a total prostatectomy (TP) to allow the biopsy induced inflammation to subside. Our aim was to assess whether the time interval between prostate biopsy and TP has an impact on the surgical outcome. MATERIALS AND METHODS A retrospective analysis was performed on data(More)
AIM We compare the outcome of three different methods of graft extraction after a laparoscopic donor nephrectomy. MATERIALS AND METHODS AFTER A CONVENTIONAL FIVE PORT LAPAROSCOPIC DONOR NEPHRECTOMY, SPECIMEN WAS EXTRACTED THROUGH ONE OF THREE APPROACHES: 1. Iliac fossa (IF) incision and hand extraction, 2. Midline (MD) periumbilical with a lower polar fat(More)
Background and Aims: Trans-rectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy (TRUS) remains the gold standard to diagnose patients with prostate cancer. The purpose of this study is to prospectively evaluate the efficacy of diclofenac suppository versus diclofenac patch as compared to placebo, on pain reduction during prostate biopsy. Methods: A prospective,(More)
PURPOSE To compare between hand closure and Carter-Thomason technique with respect to following parame­ters, time taken for port site closure, wound infection, wound dehiscence, seroma formation, port site herniation, and ascitic fluid leak. MATERIALS AND METHODS In this study, 200 cases who underwent laparoscopic donor nephrectomy were selected and(More)
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