Partial nephrectomy: The rationale for expanding the indications Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Kidney

abstract

  • With careful patient selection, partial nephrectomy can be effectively used to treat patients with renal cortical tumors >4 cm in diameter. The benefits of this approach include the effective local tumor control while at the same time preserving maximum renal function.

publication date

  • August 19, 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1245/aso.2002.9.7.680

PubMed ID

  • 12167583

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 680

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 9

number

  • 7