Histopathological analysis of the non - tumour parenchyma following radical nephrectomy: can it predict renal functional outcome?

ABSTRACT Introduction Radical nephrectomy (RN), a recommended treatment option for patients with Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) leads to an inevitable decline in global renal function. Pathological changes in the non-tumour parenchyma of the kidney may help predict the function of the remaining kidney...

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Main Authors: Rana Birendra, Nirmal Thampi John, Neelaveni Duhli, Antony Devasia, Nitin Kekre, Ramani Manojkumar
Format: Article
Published: Sociedade Brasileira de Urologia
Series:International Brazilian Journal of Urology
Online Access:http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1677-55382017000400655&lng=en&tlng=en