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radical nephrectomy

Surgery to remove an entire kidney, nearby adrenal gland and lymph nodes, and other surrounding tissue.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Background: Nephron-sparing surgery (NSS) can safely be performed with slightly higher complication rates than radical… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE Compared with partial nephrectomy, radical nephrectomy increases the risk of chronic kidney disease, which is a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Chronic kidney disease is a graded and independent risk factor for substantial comorbidity and death. We aimed to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE We compared outcomes between patients treated with nephron sparing surgery (NSS) without imperative indications for renal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE We compared cancer specific survival of patients undergoing partial and radical nephrectomies for T1N0M0 renal tumors… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The objective of the current study was to develop an algorithm to predict progression to metastases after radical… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE Currently outcome prediction in renal cell carcinoma is largely based on pathological stage and tumor grade. We developed… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVES To compare the incidence of newly developed chronic renal insufficiency after partial nephrectomy (PN) and radical… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Surgery is the main treatment for localised renal cell carcinoma, but use of radical nephrectomy for metastatic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND The value of nephrectomy in metastatic renal-cell cancer has long been debated. Several nonrandomized studies suggest… Expand
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