Robot-assisted partial nephrectomy

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Since its introduction in 2004 by Gettman and colleagues [1], robot-assisted partial nephrectomy (RAPN) has been steadily gaining acceptance as part of a new standard of care for the treatment of localized renal malignancy. However, this rise to prominence has not been without its share of difficulties.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationRobotics in Genitourinary Surgery, Second Edition
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Number of pages13
ISBN (Electronic)9783319206455
ISBN (Print)9783319206448
StatePublished - Jan 1 2018


  • Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy
  • Partial Nephrectomy
  • Radical Nephrectomy
  • Robotic Technology
  • Warm Ischemic Time


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