Contemporary Use of Partial Nephrectomy at a Tertiary Care Center in the United States Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Renal Cell
  • Kidney Neoplasms
  • Nephrectomy

abstract

  • The use of partial nephrectomy is increasing and it is now performed in approximately 90% of patients with T1a tumors at our institution. For reasons that remain unclear certain groups of patients are less likely to be treated with partial nephrectomy.

publication date

  • March 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2724261

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.juro.2008.11.017

PubMed ID

  • 19150552

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 993

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 181

number

  • 3