Laparoendoscopic single-site surgery versus standard laparoscopic simple nephrectomy: a prospective randomized study.

@article{Tucu2010LaparoendoscopicSS,
  title={Laparoendoscopic single-site surgery versus standard laparoscopic simple nephrectomy: a prospective randomized study.},
  author={Volkan Tuğcu and Y Yusuf Ozlem Ilbey and Bircan Mutlu and Ali İhsan Taşçi},
  journal={Journal of endourology},
  year={2010},
  volume={24 8},
  pages={1315-20}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (LESS), an attempt to further enhance the cosmetic benefits of minimally invasive surgery while minimizing the potential morbidity associated with multiple incisions, has been developed recently. Our aim was to compare LESS simple nephrectomy (LESS-SN) and conventional transperitoneal laparoscopic simple nephrectomy (CTL-SN). PATIENTS AND METHODS In this randomized study that was conducted between December 2008 and September 2009, 27… CONTINUE READING

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