Laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) nephrectomy through a Pfannenstiel incision: porcine model.

@article{Steinway2009LaparoendoscopicS,
  title={Laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) nephrectomy through a Pfannenstiel incision: porcine model.},
  author={Matthew L. Steinway and Irma J Lengu and Edward E. Cherullo and Lee Ponsky},
  journal={Journal of endourology},
  year={2009},
  volume={23 8},
  pages={1293-6}
}
PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVE Laparoscopic nephrectomy has become a standard of care for localized renal tumors. Several groups have demonstrated single-incision laparoscopic nephrectomy performed completely through the extraction site, including transumbilical, paramedian, and transvaginal incisions. The Pfannenstiel incision is a commonly used extraction site… CONTINUE READING