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percutaneous nephrostomy procedure

Known as: Percutaneous Nephrostomies, Percutaneous Nephrostomy, Nephrostomies, Percutaneous 
The insertion of a catheter through the skin and body wall into the kidney pelvis, mainly to provide urine drainage where the ureter is not… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
First described in 1955 by Goodwin et al as a minimally invasive treatment for urinary obstruction causing marked hydronephrosis… Expand
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2008
2008
PURPOSE The split function (SF) of hydronephrotic kidneys may dramatically decrease in the presence of severe and persistent… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVES Uraemia as a result of malignant ureteric obstruction is a recognised event in those with advanced malignancy, usually… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Purpose: To determine the morbidity and mortality associated with radiologically guided percutaneous nephrostomy (PCN). Material… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVES To compare the complications and morbidities after placement of a percutaneous nephrostomy (PCN) tube or an internal… Expand
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of percutaneous nephrostomy (PCN) drainage for the interim… Expand
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the results of performing percutaneous nephrostomy (PCN) in all patients with kidneys with ureteropelvic… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
  • Steven F. Millward
  • Journal of vascular and interventional radiology…
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  • Corpus ID: 44400333
Abbreviations: INR international normalized ratio, PCN percutaneous nephrostomy SINCE its first description in 1955 (1… Expand
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVES AND METHODS The effects of double pigtail ureteric catheters (JJS) and percutaneous nephrostomies (PN) on ureteric… Expand
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1991
1991
The authors report their experience with 56 percutaneous nephrostomies (PCNs) performed on an outpatient basis on 55 patients… Expand
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