Endoscopic treatment of fibroepithelial polyps of the renal pelvis and ureter.

@article{Lam2003EndoscopicTO,
  title={Endoscopic treatment of fibroepithelial polyps of the renal pelvis and ureter.},
  author={John S. Lam and Jonathan B Bingham and Mantu Gupta},
  journal={Urology},
  year={2003},
  volume={62 5},
  pages={810-3}
}
OBJECTIVES To report our experience on the endoscopic treatment of large fibroepithelial polyps of the renal pelvis and ureter. Fibroepithelial polyps of the upper urinary tract are rare benign tumors that have traditionally been treated by open exploration and resection. METHODS Five patients underwent either percutaneous or ureteroscopic treatment of a renal pelvic or ureteral fibroepithelial polyp by electroresection or holmium:yttrium-aluminum-garnet laser resection. RESULTS All 5… CONTINUE READING