Ischemic renal damage after nephron-sparing surgery in patients with normal contralateral kidney.

@article{Funahashi2009IschemicRD,
  title={Ischemic renal damage after nephron-sparing surgery in patients with normal contralateral kidney.},
  author={Yasuhito Funahashi and Ryohei Hattori and Tokunori Yamamoto and Osamu Kamihira and Katsuhiko Kato and Momokazu Gotoh},
  journal={European urology},
  year={2009},
  volume={55 1},
  pages={209-15}
}
BACKGROUND Although nephron-sparing surgery (NSS) has been reported not to affect total renal function, the functional damage of the operated kidney is masked by the contralateral kidney in elective indications. OBJECTIVE To determine ischemic renal damage after NSS. DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS From August 2005 to October 2007, 32 consecutive patients with elective indications underwent NSS. The mean tumor diameter was 2.6 cm. INTERVENTION Of our patients, the open surgery was… CONTINUE READING
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Ischemic renal damage after nephron - sparing surgery in patients with normal contralateral kidney

  • Y Funahashi, R Hattori, T Yamamoto, O Kamihira, K Kato, M Gotoh
  • Eur Urol
  • 2009

Ischemic renal damage after nephron-sparing surgery in patients with normal contralateral kidney

  • Y Funahashi, R Hattori, T Yamamoto, O Kamihira, K Kato, M. Gotoh
  • Eur Urol 2009;55:209–16
  • 2009
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