simple nephrectomy

simple nephrectomy

Surgical excision of a kidney involved in a particular morbid condition.
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3-5) We present a transperitoneal laparoscopic simple nephrectomy in a patient with SIT.
The left flank pain and hypertension were attributed to the left hypoplasic kidney; therefore, a transperitoneal left laparoscopic simple nephrectomy was scheduled.
Since it was first described in 1991, transperitoneal laparoscopic nephrectomy (TLN) has been widely accepted as a standard surgical method for the simple nephrectomy of non-functioning kidneys and the radical nephrectomy of clinically localized T1 and T2 tumors that are not amenable to partial nephrectomy.
Although simple nephrectomies are generally thought to be easier than radical nephrectomies, adhesions secondary to previous pyelonephritis and larger nonfunctioning kidneys can be challenging in simple nephrectomy cases.
It is widely accepted, however, that CN and the related partially differentiated cystic nephroblastoma represent benign lesions that can be cured by simple nephrectomy.
Procedures performed included dismembered pyeloplasty, varicocelectomy, simple nephrectomy, renal cyst decortication, and pyelolithotomy.
Surgical technique: Robotic-assisted simple nephrectomy may be somewhat of a technological overkill.
Of particular interest, many urology index cases (donor, radical, and simple nephrectomy, partial nephrectomy, radical prostatectomy, radical cystectomy, adrenalectomy, pyeloplasty, and nephroureterectomy) have substantive overlap with procurement surgeries.
Difficulty of cases acording to European Scoring System Degree of Operations Number of Numberof difficulty patients patients before after LFP LFP Easy Renal cyst resection 3 6 Simple nephrectomy 35 16 Total 38 24 (8.
Materials and methods: Between December 2008 and December 2009, LESS-SN were performed in 15 patients requiring simple nephrectomy by a single experienced surgeon.

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