Pyeloplasty is surgery used to correct a condition called ureteropelvic junction (UPJ) obstruction. UPJ obstruction blocks the flow of urine out of the kidney into the . Jun 25, 2018 · UPJ obstruction is the most common cause of prenatal hydronephrosis, accounting for 80% of the cases. Dismembered pyeloplasty has been the criterion standard surgical therapy for UPJ obstruction. In the 1980s, with the advent of percutaneous access to the kidney, antegrade endopyelotomy was.
Long term results of pyeloplasty in adults. Article (PDF Available) Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, we are also reporting the success rate and long term results of adult pyeloplasty. We reviewed the Author: Abdulmalik Tayib. Laparoscopic Pyeloplasty provides patients with a safe and effective way to perform reconstructive surgery of a narrowing or scarring where the ureter (the tube that drains urine from the kidney to the bladder) attaches to the kidney through a minimally invasive procedure.
Robotic pyeloplasty is a state of the art laparoscopic technique, which is performed in the same manner as the open surgery, except that 4-5 small . Pyeloplasty, whether open or laparoscopic, has been the mainstay of treatment for ureteropelvic junction obstruction (UPJO). A nonstented pyeloplasty has only been reported in the pediatric literature. Herein, to the best of our knowledge, we report the first published experience with laparoscopic stentless pyeloplasty (LSP) in the adult.