Laparoscopic versus open pyeloplasty in children: preliminary report of a prospective randomized trial.


PURPOSE Pyeloplasty for ureteropelvic junction obstruction in children has traditionally been performed using an open technique. Although laparoscopic pyeloplasty has been shown to be comparable and possibly superior to open pyeloplasty in adult studies, such results in the pediatric population are limited. We evaluated outcomes between transperitoneal… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2010.03.062


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