alexa Abstract | Pitfalls on Nephrometry

Archives in Cancer Research
Open Access

OMICS International organises 3000+ Global Conferenceseries Events every year across USA, Europe & Asia with support from 1000 more scientific Societies and Publishes 700+ Open Access Journals which contains over 50000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.

Open Access Journals gaining more Readers and Citations

700 Journals and 15,000,000 Readers Each Journal is getting 25,000+ Readers

This Readership is 10 times more when compared to other Subscription Journals (Source: Google Analytics)

Research Article Open Access

Abstract

Partial nephrectomy is preferable for the treatment of small renal tumors, because it spares the renal parenchima, avoiding a possible chronic nephropathy. During the preoperative evaluation of these patients, the nephrometry score is usually made. It is subject to multiple bias, which could lead to incorrect diagnosis. In this article, we expose the technical difficulties during the use of the nephrometry score. This publication has the purpose to enlighten the technical questions regarding the realization of necessary measures for the nephrometry score, as well as anatomical variations and visualization modes, focusing on technical care to be taken to avoid false information which might impair the final scoring and, thus, the report.

To read the full article Peer-reviewed Article PDF image

Author(s): Galtieri Otaacutevio Cunha De Medeiros Adriano De Arauacutejo Lima and Joseacute Ricardo Cavalcanti Costa

Keywords

Nephrometry, Renal tumors, Nephrographic, Cancer Research, Tumor Study, Oncology Research

 
Peer Reviewed Journals
 
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2017-18
 
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us

 
© 2008-2017 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version
adwords