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Advances in Urology
Volume 2009, Article ID 721371, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/721371
Review Article

Laparoscopic Nephroureterectomy and Management of the Distal Ureter: A Review of Current Techniques and Outcomes

Department of Urology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60208, USA

Received 27 May 2008; Accepted 3 November 2008

Academic Editor: Norm D. Smith

Copyright © 2009 Davis P. Viprakasit et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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