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Expert Opinion / Interview · September 05, 2013

Management of Small Renal Masses

Written by
Louis R. Kavoussi MD


Additional Info

  1. Halverson SJ, Kunju LP, Bhalla R, et al. Accuracy of determining small renal mass management with risk stratified biopsies: confirmation by final pathology. J Urol. 2013;189(2):441-446.

  2. Jeon HG, Gong IH, Hwang JH, et al. Prognostic significance of preoperative kidney volume for predicting renal function in renal cell carcinoma patients receiving a radical or partial nephrectomy. BJU Int. 2012;109(10):1468-1473.

  3. American Urological Association (AUA). Guideline for Management of the Clinical Stage 1 Renal Mass (2009). Linthicum, MD: American Urological Association. auanet.org. http://www.auanet.org/education/guidelines/renal-mass.cfm. Accessed August 18, 2013.

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