Partial Versus Radical Nephrectomy for the Clinical T1a Renal Mass

Boris Gershman, Bradley Leibovich, Simon P. Kim

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For most patients with an anatomically straightforward cT1a renal mass, the decreased risk of CKD would likely outweigh the risk of transient perioperative morbidity. However, for patients who are old, comorbid, or frail, or for those with anatomically complex or high-risk tumors, these relative risks must be individualized to deliver personalized care.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalEuropean Urology Focus
StateAccepted/In press - Jan 1 2019


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urology

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