nephrectomy


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surgical removal of a kidney

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s (NYSE: PFE) Sutent (sunitinib) to include the adjuvant treatment of adult patients at a high risk of recurrent renal cell carcinoma following nephrectomy, the company said.
Food and Drug Administration approved an expanded indication for SUTENT as the first treatment for adult patients at high risk of recurrence following nephrectomy.
There he pioneered and established head and neck and oesophageal surgery and did the first partial nephrectomy at Nishtar.
A 74-year-old woman presented eight years after right partial nephrectomy for a 6.
sup][1] Open partial nephrectomy (PN) remains the established standard for removal of T1 tumors, but nowadays, laparoscopic PN (LPN) has gaining popularity over open PN owing to its advantages of less blood loss, reduced operation time (OT), shorter hospital stay, and avoidance of morbidity related to flank incisions.
All patients were treated by radical nephrectomy through transperitoneal approach.
After having ethics committee approval and written informed consent, 25 patients were given intravenous morphine by Patient-Controlled Analgesia (PCA) device for post nephrectomy analgesia.
243 years (range: 4-84 years) The most common indication of simple nephrectomy was non-functional kidney due to renal calculus disease 101(49.
Here, we present a case of duplication of IVC that we came across during radical nephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma.
He was diagnosed with left renal cell carcinoma preoperatively, and radical nephrectomy was performed.
At the request of the authors and the hospital, the article titled "The Impact of Graft Nephrectomy on Subsequent Trans-plants: Multivariate Analysis of Risk Factors for Second Graft Loss and for Multiple Transplantations-A Single-Center Retrospective Study" [1] hasbeenretracted.
This study was undertaken to share our experience regarding the outcome of radical nephrectomy in the management of localized renal cell carcinoma.
The patient underwent right-sided ureteral stent placement for temporary drainage and a complete left-sided nephrectomy.