Urothelial sloughing with obstruction after laparoscopic cryoablation of small renal carcinoma in solitary kidney.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Laparoscopic cryoablation is a minimally invasive treatment that is currently used to treat small renal tumors. Despite its growing use and promising outcomes, complications can occur. We report the first clinical case of urothelial sloughing with obstruction after cryoablation of a small renal tumor in a solitary kidney.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Chen, VH; Mayes, JM; Mouraviev, V; Polascik, TJ

Published Date

  • September 2008

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 72 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 716.e1 - 716.e2

PubMed ID

  • 18314162

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1527-9995

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.urology.2007.12.067


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States