Urological applications of single-site laparoscopic surgery

  title={Urological applications of single-site laparoscopic surgery},
  author={Andrew Symes and Abhay Ran{\'e}},
  booktitle={Journal of minimal access surgery},
Single-port, single-incision laparoscopy is part of the natural development of minimally invasive surgery. Refinement and modification of laparoscopic instrumentation has resulted in a substantial increase in the use of laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (LESS) in urology over the past 2 years. Since the initial report of single-port nephrectomy in 2007, the majority of laparoscopic procedures in urology have been described with a single-site approach. This includes surgery on the adrenal… CONTINUE READING