heminephrectomy

heminephrectomy

 [hem″e-nĕ-frek´to-me]
excision of part (half) of a kidney.

heminephrectomy

/hemi·ne·phrec·to·my/ (hem″e-nĕ-frek´tah-me) excision of part (half) of a kidney.

heminephrectomy

(hĕm″ē-nĕ-frĕk′tō-mē) [Gr. hemi-, half, + nephros, kidney, + ektome, excision]
The excision or removal of a portion of a kidney.

heminephrectomy

excision of part (half) of a kidney.
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Robotically assisted retroperitoneoscopic heminephrectomy in children: initial clinical results.
The second section details surgical techniques such as robot-assisted laparoscopic pyeloplasty, nephrectomy, heminephrectomy, and bladder augmentation.
Case report: Laparoscopic heminephrectomy in a horseshoe kidney using bipolar energy.
He was subsequently found to have a second renal cell carcinoma in the right kidney, for which a right heminephrectomy was done in November 1998.
However, Stefeens and colleagues have reported that complete enucleation of the mass without nephrectomy or heminephrectomy may be an alternative treatment strategy.
Right upper heminephrectomy of a dysplastic moiety and ureterocele aspiration were necessary.
8] Complete resection of the tumour, including radical nephrectomy and heminephrectomy, may lead to long-term disease-free survival.
Laparoscopic heminephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma in cross-fused ectopic kidney.
A laparoscopic vascular clamp (Karl Storz, Tuttlingen, Germany) is placed around both the renal artery and the renal vein (without separation of the vessels) for hilar control in cases associated with central masses and heminephrectomy procedures (Fig.
While partial nephrectomy is not normally recommended for RCC with tumour thrombus, heminephrectomy with tumour thrombectomy is ideal in a patient with tumour thrombus of RCC involving one-half of a HK.