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Nephroureterectomy: Nephroureterectomy is the surgical removal of a kidney and ureter.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Nephroureterectomy

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Nephroureterectomy:

Other Surgical Options: Nephroureterectomy

Surgical procedure options to consider as an alternative for Nephroureterectomy may include these surgeries:

Anesthetic Requirements for Nephroureterectomy

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Nephroureterectomy may include:

Procedure Complications: Nephroureterectomy

Possible surgical complications of Nephroureterectomy may include:

Prognosis for a Good Outcome: Nephroureterectomy

The prognosis for a good medical outcome: The prognosis is good.

Nephroureterectomy: Recovery Time

Recovery period for Nephroureterectomy: Two to three weeks.

Descriptions of Nephroureterectomy

Nephroureterectomy: Surgery to remove a kidney and its ureter. Also called ureteronephrectomy.
Source: National Institute of Health

Nephroureterectomy: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Nephroureterectomy) include:

  • Kidney and ureter removal

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