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Predicting collecting system transection at laparoscopic partial nephrectomy: analysis of tumor parameters.

Authors
  • Shikanov, Sergey
  • Lifshitz, David A
  • Deklaj, Tom
  • Katz, Mark H
  • Shalhav, Arieh L
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of Endourology
Publisher
Mary Ann Liebert
Publication Date
Nov 01, 2009
Volume
23
Issue
11
Pages
1863–1866
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1089/end.2009.0136
PMID: 19619066
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The odds of CS transection during LPN triple with each additional centimeter in tumor size, are 10-fold higher for tumors >2.5 cm, and are almost twice higher for solid tumors, compared with cystic. These findings may be useful in LPN planning.

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