Horseshoe kidney

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Horseshoe kidney

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The terms "Horseshoe kidney" returned 80 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Assessment of renal shape of horseshoe kidney with multidetector row CT in adult patients: relationship between urolithiasis and renal isthmus.
 

Author(s): Shuichi Kawada, Tamaki Ichikawa, Jun Koizumi, Jun Hashimoto, Jun Endo, Kazunobu Hashida, Hiroshi Yamamuro, Takeshi Nomoto, Yuki Sakamoto, Yutaka Imai

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The aim of this study was to evaluate the relationship between urolithiasis and characteristics of renal shape in adult patients with horseshoe kidney (HSK) diagnosed on multidetector row computed tomography (MDCT).

Last Updated: 9 Dec 2013

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Pure laparoscopic radical heminephrectomy for a large renal-cell carcinoma in a horseshoe kidney.
 

Author(s): Rafael B Rebou├žas, Rodrigo C Monteiro, Thiago N Souza, Paulyana F Barbosa, George G Pereira, Cesar A Britto

Journal: Int Braz J Urol. ;39(4):604-5.

 

Horseshoe Kidneys are the most common renal fusion anomaly. When surgery is contemplated for renal-cell carcinoma in such kidneys, aberrant vasculature and isthmusectomy are the major issues to consider. We describe a case of a pure laparoscopic radical heminephrectomy with hand-sewn ...

Last Updated: 23 Sep 2013

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Blunt trauma causing horseshoe kidney rupture: conservative management.
 

Author(s): Sallami Sataa, Habiba Mizouni, Hmidi Mohamed, Chtourou Meher

Journal: Tunis Med. 2013 Jun;91(6):425-7.

 

Last Updated: 22 Jul 2013

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The terms "Horseshoe kidney" returned 9 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Primary micro neuroendocrine tumor arising in a horseshoe kidney with cyst: report of a case and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Qingfu Zhang, Jian Ming, Siyang Zhang, Xueshan Qiu

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Neuroendocrine tumors are a heterogeneous group of neoplasms that arise from neuroendocrine cells. Primary renal neuroendocrine tumors are among the most unusual of all renal neoplasms, since neuroendocrine cells are not found within normal renal parenchyma. Here, a case of primary ...

Last Updated: 2 Nov 2012

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Complete duplication of collecting system in a horseshoe kidney presenting with recurrent urinary tract infections: report of an exceedingly rare congenital anomaly and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Majid Mirzazadeh, Kyle A Richards

Journal: ScientificWorldJournal. 2011 ;11():1591-6.

 

We report the fifth case in the English literature of a horseshoe kidney with a complete ureteral duplication. Our case is unique in that the previous four cases occurred in the presence of a ureterocele, whereas our patient lacked this anomaly. Further, our patient was managed conservatively, ...

Last Updated: 6 Jan 2012

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