A novel approach for a complete laparoscopic nephroureterectomy with bladder cuff excision.

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BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The dilemma in management of the distal ureter and bladder cuff during nephroureterectomy (NU) for transitional-cell carcinoma (TCC) of the upper urinary tract has delayed the development of a completely minimally invasive approach to NU in cases of TCC. Our aim is to present our technique of a purely laparoscopic nephroureterectomy… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/end.2009.0189

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