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CUTANEOUS URETEROSTOME
PERMANENT DIVERSION OF THE FLOW OF URINE FROM THE KIDNEYS, VIA THE URETER, AWAY FROM THE BLADDER AND ONTO THE SKIN, USUALLY ON THE ABDOMEN
FOLEY-Y PYELOURETEROPLASTY
COMBINED CORRECTION OF A REDUNDANT RENAL PELVIS WITH RESECTION OF A STENOTIC AREA OF THE URETER
HEMINEPHRECTOMY
PARTIAL EXCISION OF THE KIDNEY
LITHOLAPAXY (LITHOTRIPSY)
CLOSED PROCEDURE IN WHICH BLADDER CALCUI ARE CRUSHED AND REMOVED THROUGH THE URETHRA
NEPHRECTOMY
REMOVAL OF A KIDNEY TO TREAT SOME CONGENITAL ABNORMALITIES, TUMORS, DISEASES, OR INJURIES TO THE KIDNEY; ALSO PREFORMED PRIOR TO A TRANSPLANT
NEPHROLITHOTOMY
REMOVAL OF A LARGE INTACT STONE OR EXPLORATION OF A CALYX WHERE A SMALL STONE OR REAGMENT HAS SLIPPED
NEPHROSCOPY
DIRECT VISUALIZATION OF THE INTERIPR OF THE KIDNEY BY MEANS OF A NEPHROSCOPE
NEPHROTOMY
INCISION INTO THE KIDNEY
NEPHROURETERECTOMY
REMOVALOF A KIDNEY AND THE ENTIRE URETER THAT DRAINS IT
PYELOPLASTY
RECONTRUCTION OF THE RENAL PELVIS
PYELOSTOMY
INCISION INTO THE RENAL PELVIS FOR TEMPORARY OR PERMANENT DIVERSION OF URINE
PYELOTOMY
INCISION INTO THE RENAL PELVIS
RADICAL NEPHRECTOMY
EXCISION OF KIDNEY, PERIRENAL FAT, ADRENAL GLAND, GEROTA'S CAPSULE, AND INVOLVED PERIAORTIC LYMPH NODES
URETERECTOMY
COMPLETE REMOVAL OF THE URETER
URETEROILEOSTOMY (ILEAL CONDUIT)
DIVERSION OF THE URETER INTO A SEGMENT OF THE ILEUM
URETERONEOCYSTOSCOPY
DIVERSION OF THE URETER FROM THE BLADDER AND REIMPLANTATION OF THE URETER INTO THE BLADDER AT ANOTHER SITE TO TREAT URINARY REFLUX OR PROFORMED IN CONJUNCTION WITH PARTIAL CYSTECTOMY
URETEROPLASTY
RECONSTRUCTION OF THE URETER
URETEROSIGMOIDOSTOMY
DIVERSION OF THE URETER INTO A SEGMENTBOF THE SIGMOID COLON
URETEROSTOMY
OPENING THE URETER FOR CONTINUED DRAINAGE FROM IT INTO ANOTHER PART
URETEROURETEROSTOMY
DIVISION OF THE URETER AND RECONSTRUCTION IN CONTINUITY WITH ANOTHER URETERAL SEGMENT
LUMBAR OR SIMPLE FLANK INCISION
WITH PATIENT IN LATERAL POSTION, SURGEON BEGINS INCISION AT THE COSTOVERTEBRAL ANGLE, AND RUNNING PARALLEL TO THE TWELTH RIB, EXTENDS IT FORWARD AND DOWNWARD IN THE ILIAC CREST AND THE THORAX
NAGAMATSU INCISION
MODIFICATION OF THE SIMPLE FLANK INCISION (WITH PATIENT IN LATERAL POSTION) MADE OVER THE ELEVENTH RIBS, REMOVING A SECTION OF EACH
THORACOABDONIMINAL INCISION
WITH PATIENT IN LATERAL POSTION, THE TENTH AND ELEVENTH RIBS ARE REMOVED, AND THE CHEST CAVITY IS OPENED, COLLAPSING THE LUNG; RIB SPREADERS, APPROXIMATORS, AND CHEST DRAINAGE ARE REQUIRED