Horseshoe kidney

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Horseshoe kidney

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The terms "Horseshoe kidney" returned 136 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Horseshoe kidney.
 

Author(s): Guglielmo Mantica, Hilgard Ackermann

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Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Horseshoe kidney and uretero-pelvic-junction obstruction in a pediatric patient. Laparoscopic vascular hitch: A valid alternative to dismembered pyeloplasty?
 

Author(s): Cosimo Bleve, Valeria Bucci, Maria Luisa Conighi, Francesco Battaglino, Lorenzo Costa, Lorella Fasoli, Elisa Zolpi, Salvatore Fabio Chiarenza

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Horseshoe kidney (HSK) is a congenital defect of the urinary tract that occurs in 0.25% of the general population. Laparoscopic Vascular Hitch (LVH) according to Hellstrom-Chapman represent an alternative approach in treatment of extrinsic hydronephrosis by crossing vessels (CV) in ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Evaluation of the accuracy of renal depth estimation formulas in horseshoe kidney.
 

Author(s): Guangyu Ma, Yingmao Chen, Mingzhe Shao, Jiahe Tian, Baixuan Xu

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Dec;96(49):e9141.

 

Estimation formulas are usually used to calculate renal depth when glomerular filtration rate (GFR) is measured by the Gates method. Horseshoe kidney (HSK) anatomical structure is different from the normal form of the kidney. The existing formulas are based on the normal form. It ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Horseshoe kidney" returned 20 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Laparoscopic Pyelolithotomy in a Horseshoe Kidney : A Case Report and Review of the Literature].
 

Author(s): Tateki Yoshino, Koji Wake, Tomoyuki Sugitani, Koji Kodama, Hiroaki Shiina, Hiroaki Yasumoto, Ayumi Kadowaki, Kazuo Kawakami

Journal: Hinyokika Kiyo. 2017 Apr;63(4):157-161.

 

A 76-year-old man was introduced to our department with a right kidney stone. On the basis of further examination, he was diagnosed with a 23 mm right kidney stone accompanied with a horseshoe kidney. Retrograde pyelography and diuretic renogram revealed a non-obstructed right ureteropelvic ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Rare coexistence of mediastinal hepatoid adenocarcinoma, idiopathic azoospermia and horseshoe kidney: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Chun-Hong Hu, Qiu-Li Li, Hai-Peng Li, Song-Qing Fan, Hai-Xia Zhang, Xian-Ling Liu, Yan He, Ming Huang, Min Lu, Si-Si Wang, Fang Wu

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Hepatoid adenocarcinoma (HAC) is the term proposed for a special type of extrahepatic tumors, which is similar to the hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) both in the histopathology and immunohistochemistry. HAC has been observed in the stomach, colon, pancreas, gall bladder, lung and female ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Inferior vena cava prosthetic replacement in a patient with horseshoe kidney and metastatic testicular tumor: technical considerations and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Pietro Rispoli, Paolo Destefanis, Paolo Garneri, Gianfranco Varetto, Beatrice Lillaz, Claudio Castagno, Patrizia Lista, Libero Ciuffreda, Dario Fontana

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Seminomatous and non-seminomatous Germ Cell Tumors (GCT) of the testis are a rare cancer, with an estimated incidence of 56.3 per million white males and 10 per million black males in the United States.The association between non-seminomatous GCT and horseshoe kidney is a rare event ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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