Extraperitoneal laparoscopic pyeloplasty
The description of the extraperitoneal laparoscopic pyeloplasty covers all aspects of the surgical procedure used for the management of ureteropelvic junction (UPJ) obstruction. Operating room set up, position of patient and equipment, instruments used are thoroughly described. The technical key steps of the surgical procedure are presented in a step by step way: Gerota's fascia, dissection, resection, reconstruction, end of procedure. Consequently, this operating technique is well standardized for the management of this condition.