Horseshoe kidney

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Horseshoe kidney

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The terms "Horseshoe kidney" returned 106 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopy, Isthmusectomy, and Pyeloplasty in a Patient With Horseshoe Kidney: A Case Report.
 

Author(s): Sheng Tai, Jianzhong Wang, Jun Zhou, Zongyao Hao, Haoqiang Shi, Yifei Zhang, Chaozhao Liang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Jan;95(2):e2516.

 

The aim of this case report was to evaluate the results of isthmusectomy and pyeloplasty of horseshoe kidney with the da Vinci robotic-assisted laparoscopy system.This case presented 1 patient with left back pain, associated with lower abdominal pain, and then she underwent the isthmusectomy ...

Last Updated: 15 Jan 2016

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Neoplasia in horseshoe kidney: A diagnostic and therapeutic dilemma.
 

Author(s): Abdelaziz Chibane, Mahmoud Benatta, Sataa Sallami, Fethi Terki, Akram Kabdi, Hichem Lebrara

Journal: Tunis Med. 2015 May;93(5):332-4.

 

Last Updated: 20 Nov 2015

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Flexible Ureteroscopic Management of Horseshoe Kidney Renal Calculi.
 

Author(s): Jie Ding, Yunteng Huang, Siping Gu, Yifan Chen, Jie Peng, Qiang Bai, Min Ye, Jun Qi

Journal: Int Braz J Urol. ;41(4):683-9.

 

To evaluate the clinical efficacy of flexible ureteroscope (F-URS) combined with holmium laser lithotripter in treating renal calculi in horseshoe kidney.

Last Updated: 25 Sep 2015

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The terms "Horseshoe kidney" returned 13 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Rare coexistence of mediastinal hepatoid adenocarcinoma, idiopathic azoospermia and horseshoe kidney: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Chun-Hong Hu, Qiu-Li Li, Hai-Peng Li, Song-Qing Fan, Hai-Xia Zhang, Xian-Ling Liu, Yan He, Ming Huang, Min Lu, Si-Si Wang, Fang Wu

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Hepatoid adenocarcinoma (HAC) is the term proposed for a special type of extrahepatic tumors, which is similar to the hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) both in the histopathology and immunohistochemistry. HAC has been observed in the stomach, colon, pancreas, gall bladder, lung and female ...

Last Updated: 30 Nov 2015

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Inferior vena cava prosthetic replacement in a patient with horseshoe kidney and metastatic testicular tumor: technical considerations and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Pietro Rispoli, Paolo Destefanis, Paolo Garneri, Gianfranco Varetto, Beatrice Lillaz, Claudio Castagno, Patrizia Lista, Libero Ciuffreda, Dario Fontana

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Seminomatous and non-seminomatous Germ Cell Tumors (GCT) of the testis are a rare cancer, with an estimated incidence of 56.3 per million white males and 10 per million black males in the United States.The association between non-seminomatous GCT and horseshoe kidney is a rare event ...

Last Updated: 4 Jun 2014

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Concurrent primary carcinoid tumor arising within mature teratoma and clear cell renal cell carcinoma in the horseshoe kidney: report of a rare case and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Ke Sun, Qihan You, Ming Zhao, Hongtian Yao, Hua Xiang, Lijun Wang

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Primary carcinoid tumor arising in a mature teratoma of the horseshoe kidney is exceptionally rare and only 4 such cases have been reported in the world literature to date. The simultaneous occurrence of different subtypes of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) or RCC coexistence with non-RCC ...

Last Updated: 14 Nov 2013

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