Disease outcome in patients with low stage renal cell carcinoma treated with nephron sparing or radical surgery.

@article{Lerner1996DiseaseOI,
  title={Disease outcome in patients with low stage renal cell carcinoma treated with nephron sparing or radical surgery.},
  author={Seth E Lerner and Craig Hawkins and Michael L. Blute and Andreas Grabner and Peter Wollan and Jeffrey T. Eickholt and Horst Zincke},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={1996},
  volume={155 6},
  pages={1868-73}
}
PURPOSE We investigated the outcome of nephron sparing surgery in patients with low grade and low stage (Robson stage II or less) renal cell carcinoma. MATERIALS AND METHODS We retrospectively reviewed the records of 185 patients treated with nephron sparing surgery and 209 matched for patient age and sex, and tumor stage and grade who were treated with radical nephrectomy. Kaplan-Meier survival curves were constructed for progression and survival end points. Multivariate analysis was… CONTINUE READING

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