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Tratamento cirúrgico na recidiva retroperitoneal tardia por carcinoma renal de células claras após nefrectomia radical
(Colégio Brasileiro de Cirurgiões, 2007-12-01)
Late renal cell carcinoma recurrence in the renal fossa is a rare event. This condition occurs in 1 to 2% of radical nephrectomies. We reported a late recurrence at the renal fossa about four and half years after radical ...
Living kidney donors - a prospective study of quality of life before and after kidney donation
Although the safety of living kidney donation has been well established, prospective studies examining the physical and psychosocial aspects of the donor's quality of life are still scarce. Thus, the purpose of this ...
Impact of Radial and Partial Nephrectomy on Rental Function in Patients with Renal Cancer
Objective: To evaluate renal function in renal cancer patients undergoing radical nephrectomy (RN) or partial nephrectomy (PN) (open or laparoscopic ORN, OPN, LRN or LPN) and to identify risk factors contributing to renal ...
Pre- and post-operative evaluations of eight dogs following right nephrectomy due to Dioctophyma renale
(Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2015)
Renal lymphoma: atypical presentation of a renal tumor
(Sociedade Brasileira de Urologia, 2006-04-01)
Primary renal lymphoma is a rare lesion that represents less than 1% of the kidney s lesions. The authors discuss the case of a 67-year-old woman with a renal mass identified 7 years after treatment of a non-Hodgkin s ...
Surgical treatment of metachronous metastases in different organs following radical nephrectomy
Renal clear cell carcinoma (RCCC) is a neoplasia resistant to radio and chemotherapy, with surgical treatment being the procedure that is recognized for its curative treatment. This case report demonstrates the success of ...
The boatman's knot: A single knot for renal-vein ligation during laparoscopic nephrectomy: Description of technique and evaluation of feasibility and safety
(Mary Ann Liebert Inc, 2005-11-01)
Background and Purpose: the endovascular stapler is the standard of care for renal-vein ligation during nephrectomy, but recently, some reports have addressed the need for lowering the costs in the operating room. the ...
Surgical Approach Does Not Affect Perioperative Respiratory Morbidity in Living Donor Nephrectomy: Comparison Between Anterior Subcostal Incision and Flank Incision
(Elsevier B.V., 2010-06-01)
Background. Living donor nephrectomy has been a routine surgical procedure that significantly increased the number of organs for patients with end-stage renal disease. Upper abdominal surgeries, especially when performed ...
Toll-like receptors-related genes in kidney transplant patients with chronic allograft nephropathy and acute rejection
(Elsevier B.V., 2009-06-01)
Introduction: Toll-like receptors (TLR) comprehend an emerging family of receptors that recognize pathogen-associated molecular patterns and promote the activation of leukocytes. Surgical trauma and ischemia-reperfusion ...