Pure natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery management of simple renal cysts: 2-year follow-up results.

@article{Li2011PureNO,
  title={Pure natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery management of simple renal cysts: 2-year follow-up results.},
  author={En-Chun Li and Jian-quan Hou and Lin-bin Yang and He-xing Yuan and L Hang and Krishna-Kumar Alagirisamy and Da-peng Li and Xiaoping Wang},
  journal={Journal of endourology},
  year={2011},
  volume={25 1},
  pages={75-80}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Retrograde ureteroscopic marsupialization is a pure natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES). We retrospectively examined the feasibility and safety of this technique to manage symptomatic simple renal cysts. PATIENTS AND METHODS Sixteen patients with simple renal cysts were selected and treated by incising the cyst wall to drain into the collecting system through retrograde ureteroscopy. A retrospective observational study was performed to evaluate the… CONTINUE READING