with excision of the bladder cuff is the gold standard treatment for UTUCs, regardless of the location of theatumor in the upper urinary tract (7).
C-reactive protein: a biomarker of survival in patients with localized upper tract urothelial carcinoma treated with radical nephroureterectomy
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necessary in all cases of upper tract transitional cell carcinoma: longterm results of conservative endourologic management of upper tract transitional cell carcinoma in individuals with a normal contralateral kidney.
In view of non functioning left kidney and large bladder diverticulum with chronic urinary retention, left nephroureterectomy
and diverticulectomy was carried out.
A hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy, creation of a vaginal cuff, and total nephroureterectomy
The laparoscopic approach also has been applied to radical nephroureterectomy
, though fewer data are available on this surgery, and no consensus has emerged on the best technique for handling the distal ureter, Dr.
From February 1998 to July 2003, 12 patients--8 males and 4 females, aged 42 to 81 years--underwent laparoscopic nephroureterectomy
for upper tract and distal ureteral TCC.
Hand-assisted laparoscopic nephrectomy and nephroureterectomy
(HALN) is a minimally invasive surgical technique to remove cancerous kidneys and ureters using a device called a pneumo-sleeve, a circular gasket with a built-in glove.
Researchers used ex vivo nephroureterectomy
specimens to obtain tissue samples for biopsy.
Methods: We retrospectively analyzed the medical data of 656 UTUC patients who underwent radical nephroureterectomy
(RNU) from 2001 to 2011 at Peking University First Hospital.
Many treatments have been described to treat ureteral obstruction: ureteral stenting, percutaneous nephrostomy, ureteral reimplantation, balloon dilatation, and nephroureterectomy
3 Nephrectomy MAL 60 Kidney 12 Nephrectomy BEN 61 Kidney 3 Nephroureterectomy
BEN 62 Kidney 25 Nephrectomy BEN 63 Kidney 20 Embolization and BEN nephrectomy 64 Kidney NA Embolization and BEN nephrectomy 65 Kidney 18 Nephrectomy and BEN thrombectomy 66 Kidney 19 Nephrectomy MAL 67 Kidney 15 Nephrectomy MAL 68 Kidney NA Nephrectomy MAL 69 Kidney 7 Nephrectomy MAL 70 Kidney 10,10 Nephrectomy MAL 71 Kidney NA Nephrectomy BEN 72 Kidney 29 Nephrectomy BEN 73 Kidney 14 Nephrectomy BEN 74 Kidney NA Nephrectomy NA 75 Kidney 5 Nephrectomy BEN 76 Kidney NA NA NA 77 Renal pelvis NA Nephrectomy BEN 78 Kidney 26 Nephrectomy MAL 79 Kidney 14.