Urology Today.net

Site updated at Wednesday, 17 September 2014

Common Urological Problems

Surgical Nephrectomy

20th anniversary of first laparoscopic nephrectomy

Since the first laparoscopic procedure was performed to remove a diseased kidney 20 years ago at Washington University in St. Louis, this breakthrough minimally invasive technique has become the standard of care for surgical nephrectomy. This remarkable achievement is celebrated with a series of cutting-edge articles in Journal of Endourology, a peer-reviewed journal published… 20th anniversary of first laparoscopic nephrectomy   



stenosis1 - kidney tumours1 - blood vessels3 - neuroendocrine prostate cancer1 - carcinoid1 - bladder overactivity6 - sexually transmitted diseases2 - chlamydia trachomatis2 - tumor metabolism1 - heart palpitations1 - hyperglycemia1 - gonococcal infections1 - lower urinary tract problems1 - renal ectopia1 - radiation treatment4 - aggressive bladder tumors1 - high-grade prostate cancer1 - lpn1 - vegf1 - kidney infection4 - calcifications in the blood vessels1 - kidney tissue2 - low blood pressure1 - diagnostic testing1 - low risk tumors1 - renal dysplasia1 - ovulatory cycle1 - perineum4 - radical nephrectomy4 - diagnostic tools1 -