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  • carcinoma
  • As the incidence of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) and earlier incidental detection of small kidney masses has steadily risen over the past twenty years, minimally-invasive management of these lesions has become more common. (sages.org)
  • surgeons
  • Surgeons at New Hanover Regional Medical Center perform advanced surgical procedures to treat problems that interfere with proper functioning of your kidneys and urinary system. (nhrmc.org)
  • patient's
  • Various factors, such as tumor size and location, collecting system invasion, and patient's expectations, are major concerns that may affect the feasibility of performing an effective partial nephrectomy. (urotoday.com)
  • This involves removing the tumor and reconstructing the patient's kidney through the advancement of robotics. (emory.edu)
  • nephrons
  • New nephrons developed in animals undergoing partial nephrectomy. (asnjournals.org)
  • Formation of de novo nephrons has been reported in goldfish kidneys after the administration of nephrotoxic substances ( 8 ). (asnjournals.org)
  • It occurs in about 7 out of every 1 million children around the world per year, regardless of race, and is thought to be caused by genetic mutation that causes abnormal growth within the tubules of the kidney nephrons. (healthcommunities.com)
  • chronic
  • Sam Blackburn, from Killamarsh, has had one kidney transplant, is hoping for another and has undergone months of dialysis after being diagnosed with chronic renal failure as a baby. (thestar.co.uk)
  • It also lowers the chance of getting some of the side effects that can develop after other types of nephrectomy, such as chronic kidney disease. (cancer.ca)
  • hospital
  • Growing up I had regular hospital check-ups, but when I was 21, tests showed that my half kidney had deteriorated. (thestar.co.uk)
  • Then, after only three months on dialysis, I received a call from the hospital saying they had a kidney. (thestar.co.uk)