Cleveland Clinic First To Perform Nephrectomy Completely Transvaginally
Urologists develop scar-less kidney removal procedure.
Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) March 19, 2009 -- Female patients who require the removal of a kidney may now be able to have the diseased organ extracted completely through the vagina, thanks to a new surgical procedure deve...
Robotic assisted kidney cancer surgery proves to be beneficial to patients
...arcinoma in the left. Using the da Vinci robot, Viterbo performed a partial nephrectomy
on each kidney, just 8 weeks apart. This laparoscopic approach allowed the ...idney."
Viterbo added, "Results of the study show robot assisted partial nephrectomy
to be a safe and technically feasible minimally invasive approach to kidney...
The navel: A single, safe surgical access route for kidney extraction
..., a little less than a year ago, carried out the world's first transvaginal nephrectomy
due to kidney cancer also a minimally invasive technique; this technique m...ectomy, which is only possible in women.
The single-port transumbilical nephrectomy
(the technical name for this operation) was carried out using a single troc...
Hopkins transplant surgeons remove healthy kidney through donor's vagina
... surgical options," says Montgomery.
"Since the first laparoscopic donor nephrectomy
was performed at Johns Hopkins in 1995, surgeons have been troubled by the ...e a relatively large incision in the patient's abdomen after completing the nephrectomy
to extract the donor kidney. "That incision is thought to significantly add...
Acologix AC-200 Demonstrates Positive Effect on Bone in Preclinical Model of Chronic Kidney Disease
... Poster Number SA-PO2781: "mAtrix extracellular Phosphoglycoprotein
(MEPE) inhibits renal phosphate reabsorption and decreases bone porosity in
a 5/6 nephrectomy
rat model" by Birthe Schnegelsberg, Ph.D., Shakun P.
Aswani, Marybeth George, Catherine Middleton-Hardie, Ph.D., David Rosen,
Ph.D., of Acologix, Inc....
NYP/Columbia physician-scientists present at ASCO 44th annual meeting
Predicting Long-Term Survival Conditional on Years Survived Following nephrectomy
-- The Longer a Patient Survives, the Better Their Odds
Dr. James McKier...iversity College of Physicians and Surgeons
In counseling patients after nephrectomy
(surgical removal of the kidney) for renal cell carcinoma, the current lite...
Novadaq's SPY System was Topic of Best Poster in Scientific Session at AUA
... room and therefore the
ability to perform partial nephrectomy
and achieve clean tumor margins was
greatly improv...and preserve renal
"Successful partial nephrectomy
for the treatment of renal cancer is
predicated on..." said Dr. Golijanin. "Our initial
work in partial nephrectomy
patients indicates that the use of the SPY
Hospital Clínic conducts the first kidney extraction through the vagina in Europe
...f Gynaecology of the same centre.
is a technique permitting kidney extraction with o...cialists of Hospital Clnic have put their hopes in nephrectomy
assisted by laparoscopy as the technique used for ...etres.
Contrarily to laparoscopy, transvaginal nephrectomy
uses the vaginal orifice and the delivery channel ...
St. Jude study offers new hope for children with kidney tumors deemed inoperable
...than a complete nephrectomy. Commonly, when a child has bilateral disease, the surgeon will remove the kidney that has the most tumor and do a partial nephrectomy
on the other side, he said. But if a patient then develops problems in the remaining kidney, the options are limited because one kidney has been taken...
Surgeon's Preferences Dictate Choice of Kidney Cancer Surgery
...ess radical surgical procedures, such as a partial nephrectomy
where only part of the kidney is removed, may not ... they go out and spread it to others."
is more difficult and has more potential complicat...uthors said.
Over the past two decades, partial nephrectomy
and laparoscopy (minimally invasive surgery) have ...
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Cryoablation -- A new treatment option for some kidney tumor patients
... the patient spends one night in the hospital before returning home.
Surgeons continue to seek less invasive methods than the traditional radical nephrectomy
(removal of cancerous kidney) for the treatment of small tumors, and percutaneous cryoablation is now on the list. With the incidence of kidney cance...
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Medical terms related to the kidneys either involve the prefixes renal or nephro- .
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