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Advances in Urology
Volume 2009, Article ID 826725, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/826725
Review Article

Laparoscopic Nephroureterectomy: Oncologic Outcomes and Management of Distal Ureter; Review of the Literature

Section of Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Glickman Urological Institute, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA

Received 6 May 2008; Revised 7 August 2008; Accepted 15 September 2008

Academic Editor: Norm D. Smith

Copyright © 2009 Andre Berger and Amr Fergany. 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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