Case report

Percutaneous cryoablation of a small renal lesion necessitating modified lateral decubitus position

Chris McClung*, Andrew Wright, Ken Pierce, Harold Posniak, Kent T Perry Jr

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Abstract

When performing percutaneous cryoablation for renal masses, the standard patient positioning has been the prone position. We present a case in which placing the patient in a modified lateral decubitus position aided in the access of probe placement for percutaneous cryoablation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1339-1340
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Endourology
Volume21
Issue number11
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1 2007

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Cryosurgery
Kidney
Patient Positioning
Prone Position

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  • Urology

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McClung, Chris ; Wright, Andrew ; Pierce, Ken ; Posniak, Harold ; Perry Jr, Kent T. / Case report : Percutaneous cryoablation of a small renal lesion necessitating modified lateral decubitus position. In: Journal of Endourology. 2007 ; Vol. 21, No. 11. pp. 1339-1340.
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Case report : Percutaneous cryoablation of a small renal lesion necessitating modified lateral decubitus position. / McClung, Chris; Wright, Andrew; Pierce, Ken; Posniak, Harold; Perry Jr, Kent T.

In: Journal of Endourology, Vol. 21, No. 11, 01.11.2007, p. 1339-1340.

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