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Nephrectomy

Known as: Nephrectomies, nephrectomy procedure 
Surgery to remove a kidney or part of a kidney. In a partial nephrectomy, part of one kidney or a tumor is removed, but not an entire kidney. In a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE We present the initial 4 patients undergoing single port transumbilical live donor nephrectomy. Scar-free abdominal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To describe our initial experience with single keyhole nephrectomy in a porcine model and in human subjects. METHODS… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE Metastatic renal cancer is associated with a poor prognosis. Recent advances in immunotherapy for this problem have… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Although numerous studies suggest that there is an inverse relation between hospital volume of surgical procedures and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Live donor renal transplantation has many advantages including greater graft and patient survival, shorter waiting periods… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
A laparoscopic live-donor nephrectomy was performed on a 40-year-old man. The kidney was removed intact via a 9-cm infraumbilical… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A tumor-bearing right kidney was completely excised from an 85-year-old woman using a laparoscopic approach. A newly devised… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A tumor-bearing right kidney was completely excised from an 85-year-old woman using a laparoscopic approach. A newly devised… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The prognostic significance of morphologic parameters was evaluated in 103 patients with renal cell carcinoma diagnosed during… Expand
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