Laparoscopic retroperitoneal nephrectomy for Aspergillus-infected polycystic kidney.


BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The management of polycystic kidney disease is mostly restricted to conservative measures. However, nephrectomy may be indicated in particular cases, especially when there are infective complications. To decrease the morbidity of the procedure, the laparoscopic approach has become appealing. We present a laparoscopic retroperitoneal… (More)