Exciting times: Towards a totally minimally invasive paediatric urology service

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Lazarus, John;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Association of Surgeons of South Africa

Following on from the first paediatric laparoscopic nephrectomy in 1992, the growth of minimally invasive ablative and reconstructive procedures in paediatric urology has been dramatic. This article reviews the literature related to laparoscopic dismembered pyeloplasty,... View more
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