heminephrectomy

heminephrectomy

 [hem″e-nĕ-frek´to-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.
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Pure laparoscopic radical heminephrectomy for a large renal-cell carcinoma in a horseshoe kidney.
Wolf Jr, "Laparoscopic heminephrectomy for benign renal anomalies," Journal of Endourology, vol.
In pediatric patients, endoscopic incision, upper-pole heminephrectomy, and partial upper ureterectomy are alternative treatments.
Creatinine clearance in nondiabetic group had a tendency to the hyperfiltration state presumably as a consequence of heminephrectomy [39].
In cases of blindly ending ureters, hypoplastic renal segments, which are drained by the ectopic ureter, or infrasphincteric ureteral orifices, a surgical approach such as heminephrectomy and ureterectomy is largely considered to be the first-line therapy [3, 5].
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.
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.
CK20, P504S, E-cadherin and CDl0 are usually negative.[sup.8] Complete resection of the tumour, including radical nephrectomy and heminephrectomy, may lead to long-term disease-free survival.