Oncological results: comparison with open surgery
Epublication WebSurg.com, Jul 2010;10(07). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/lt03enmejean004
In the literature, laparoscopic nephrectomy is reported to have reduced morbidity and satisfactory oncological results. It could therefore be better than open surgery and technically feasible when indicated. In this lecture, Professor Mejean compares the results of the laparoscopic partial and total nephrectomy with the open approach, presenting three cases.