radical nephrectomy

Surgery to remove an entire kidney, nearby adrenal gland and lymph nodes, and other surrounding tissue.
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2009
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2009
PURPOSE Compared with partial nephrectomy, radical nephrectomy increases the risk of chronic kidney disease, which is a… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Relative to radical nephrectomy (RN), partial nephrectomy (PN) performed for renal cell carcinoma (RCC) may protect… (More)
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2008
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2008
BACKGROUND To clarify the benefits of nephron-sparing surgery among patients with early-stage kidney cancer, the authors compared… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND Chronic kidney disease is a graded and independent risk factor for substantial comorbidity and death. We aimed to… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND The objective of the current study was to develop an algorithm to predict progression to metastases after radical… (More)
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2002
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2002
PURPOSE Currently outcome prediction in renal cell carcinoma is largely based on pathological stage and tumor grade. We developed… (More)
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2002
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2002
OBJECTIVES To compare the incidence of newly developed chronic renal insufficiency after partial nephrectomy (PN) and radical… (More)
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2001
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2001
BACKGROUND Surgery is the main treatment for localised renal cell carcinoma, but use of radical nephrectomy for metastatic… (More)
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2001
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2001
BACKGROUND The value of nephrectomy in metastatic renal-cell cancer has long been debated. Several nonrandomized studies suggest… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To report the long-term follow-up of a matched comparison of radical nephrectomy (RN) and nephron-sparing surgery (NSS… (More)
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