retroperitoneal space

Summary

Summary: An area occupying the most posterior aspect of the ABDOMINAL CAVITY. It is bounded laterally by the borders of the quadratus lumborum muscles and extends from the DIAPHRAGM to the brim of the true PELVIS, where it continues as the pelvic extraperitoneal space.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy by a lumbodorsal approach: clinical experience with solo surgery
    S Baba
    Department of Urology, Kitasato University, School of Medicine, Kanagawa, Japan
    World J Urol 17:54-8. 1999
  2. ncbi Prospective randomized comparison of transperitoneal versus retroperitoneal laparoscopic radical nephrectomy
    Mihir M Desai
    Section of Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery, Glickman Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Urol 173:38-41. 2005
  3. doi Single access retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy (SARA)--one step beyond in endocrine surgery
    Martin K Walz
    Klinik für Chirurgie und Zentrum für Minimal Invasive Chirurgie, Kliniken Essen Mitte, Akademisches Lehrkrankenhaus der Universität Duisburg Essen, Henricistrasse 92, 45136, Essen, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 394:447-50. 2009
  4. ncbi Clinicopathological review of 46 primary retroperitoneal tumors
    Mitsuhiro Tambo
    Department of Urology, Nara Medical University, Kashihara, Japan
    Int J Urol 14:785-8. 2007
  5. ncbi Population-based study of perioperative mortality after retroperitoneal lymphadenectomy for nonseminomatous testicular germ cell tumors
    Umberto Capitanio
    University of Montreal Health Center, Quebec, Canada
    Urology 74:373-7. 2009
  6. ncbi Endoscopic adrenalectomy: an analysis of the transperitoneal and retroperitoneal approaches and results of a prospective follow-up study
    I Gockel
    Department of General and Abdominal Surgery, Johannes Gutenberg University, Langenbeckstrasse 1, 55101 Mainz, Germany
    Surg Endosc 19:569-73. 2005
  7. doi Postchemotherapy laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection in nonseminomatous germ-cell tumor
    Jean Patrice Calestroupat
    Department of Urology, Institut Montsouris Université Paris Descartes, Paris, France
    J Endourol 23:645-50. 2009
  8. doi Retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy for pheochromocytoma in a morbidly obese
    J Esteban Varela
    Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery, Surgical Service, VA North Texas Healthcare System, 4500 South Lancaster Road Ste 112, Dallas, TX 75216, USA
    Obes Surg 19:1180-2. 2009
  9. ncbi Laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph-node dissection in the management of clinical stage I and II testicular cancer
    Nasser Albqami
    Department of Urology, Elisabethinen Hospital, Linz, Austria
    J Endourol 19:683-92; discussion 692. 2005
  10. ncbi FDG-PET and diffusion-weighted MR imaging appearance in retroperitoneal Castleman's disease: a case report
    Yasuhisa Oida
    Department of Surgery, Tokai University Hachioji Hospital, Ishikawa, Hachioji, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Imaging 32:144-6. 2008

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  1. ncbi Retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy by a lumbodorsal approach: clinical experience with solo surgery
    S Baba
    Department of Urology, Kitasato University, School of Medicine, Kanagawa, Japan
    World J Urol 17:54-8. 1999
    ..We required an average of only 3.1 trocars to accomplish solo surgery in 5 of 6 patients (83%). The number of lens smearings decreased to one-fourth of that observed by a human assistant...
  2. ncbi Prospective randomized comparison of transperitoneal versus retroperitoneal laparoscopic radical nephrectomy
    Mihir M Desai
    Section of Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery, Glickman Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Urol 173:38-41. 2005
    ..We report on a prospective randomized comparison of transperitoneal versus retroperitoneal laparoscopic radical nephrectomy for renal tumor...
  3. doi Single access retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy (SARA)--one step beyond in endocrine surgery
    Martin K Walz
    Klinik für Chirurgie und Zentrum für Minimal Invasive Chirurgie, Kliniken Essen Mitte, Akademisches Lehrkrankenhaus der Universität Duisburg Essen, Henricistrasse 92, 45136, Essen, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 394:447-50. 2009
    ..Today, endoscopic adrenalectomy has become a gold standard in endocrine surgery...
  4. ncbi Clinicopathological review of 46 primary retroperitoneal tumors
    Mitsuhiro Tambo
    Department of Urology, Nara Medical University, Kashihara, Japan
    Int J Urol 14:785-8. 2007
    ..To clarify the clinical factors including diagnostic imaging findings that may correlate with the histopathological malignancy in primary retroperitoneal tumors...
  5. ncbi Population-based study of perioperative mortality after retroperitoneal lymphadenectomy for nonseminomatous testicular germ cell tumors
    Umberto Capitanio
    University of Montreal Health Center, Quebec, Canada
    Urology 74:373-7. 2009
    ..8% for postchemotherapy RPLND) are applicable to institutions at large...
  6. ncbi Endoscopic adrenalectomy: an analysis of the transperitoneal and retroperitoneal approaches and results of a prospective follow-up study
    I Gockel
    Department of General and Abdominal Surgery, Johannes Gutenberg University, Langenbeckstrasse 1, 55101 Mainz, Germany
    Surg Endosc 19:569-73. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine which of these is the optimal surgical technique in a prospectively designed analysis of a large series of patients operated on by a single team over a 10-year period...
  7. doi Postchemotherapy laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection in nonseminomatous germ-cell tumor
    Jean Patrice Calestroupat
    Department of Urology, Institut Montsouris Université Paris Descartes, Paris, France
    J Endourol 23:645-50. 2009
    ..We determined to assess the feasibility and complications of laparoscopic RPLND in patients who were treated with induction chemotherapy for testis cancer...
  8. doi Retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy for pheochromocytoma in a morbidly obese
    J Esteban Varela
    Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery, Surgical Service, VA North Texas Healthcare System, 4500 South Lancaster Road Ste 112, Dallas, TX 75216, USA
    Obes Surg 19:1180-2. 2009
    ..It is known that laparoscopic techniques in the morbidly obese may be challenging; therefore, alternative approaches such as the retroperitoneoscopic may prove to be of value in the morbidly obese...
  9. ncbi Laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph-node dissection in the management of clinical stage I and II testicular cancer
    Nasser Albqami
    Department of Urology, Elisabethinen Hospital, Linz, Austria
    J Endourol 19:683-92; discussion 692. 2005
    ..In this overview, we present our technique and results in comparison with the worldwide experience with laparoscopic RPLND in the management of clinical stage I and II cancers...
  10. ncbi FDG-PET and diffusion-weighted MR imaging appearance in retroperitoneal Castleman's disease: a case report
    Yasuhisa Oida
    Department of Surgery, Tokai University Hachioji Hospital, Ishikawa, Hachioji, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Imaging 32:144-6. 2008
    ..A case of young woman having the plasma cell type of retroperitoneal Castleman's disease is reported, and radiological findings of the condition are discussed with a review of the radiological literature...
  11. doi Long-term oncological outcome after post-chemotherapy retroperitoneal lymph node dissection in men with metastatic nonseminomatous germ cell tumour
    Aude Flechon
    Department of Medical Oncology, Centre Leon Berard, Lyon, France
    BJU Int 106:779-85. 2010
    ....
  12. pmc Retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for residual masses after chemotherapy in nonseminomatous germ cell testicular tumor
    Murilo A Luz
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    World J Surg Oncol 8:97. 2010
    ..There remains some debate as to the clinical benefit and associated morbidity. Our objective was to report our experience with PC-RPLND in NSGCT...
  13. ncbi Postchemotherapy laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection: evaluation of complications
    Sompol Permpongkosol
    James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Urology 69:361-5. 2007
    ..This report reviewed the complication rate with additional experience...
  14. ncbi An alternative access technique under direct vision for preperitoneoscopic pelvic surgery: easier for the beginners
    Huai Ching Tai
    Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:2589-93. 2008
    ..We present an alternative access technique to facilitate preperitoneoscopic (extraperitoneal laparoscopic) approach for radical prostatectomy, herniorrhaphy, and other pelvic procedures...
  15. ncbi Hand-assisted retroperitoneoscopic live donor nephrectomy: experience from the first 75 consecutive cases
    Jonas Wadstrom
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Transplantation 80:1060-6. 2005
    ..A combined technique-hand-assisted and retroperitoneoscopic (HARS)-reduces the risk of these life-threatening complications. In this study, we report on our experience from the first 75 consecutive HARS operations...
  16. ncbi Posterior retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy--results of 560 procedures in 520 patients
    Martin K Walz
    Klinik für Chirurgie und Zentrum für Minimal Invasive Chirurgie, Kliniken Essen Mitte, Akademisches Lehrkrankenhaus der Universität Essen, Germany
    Surgery 140:943-8; discussion 948-50. 2006
    ..Due to the direct approach to the adrenal glands, however, the posterior retroperitoneal access is easy to use and may offer advantages not available with other endoscopic procedures for adrenalectomy...
  17. ncbi A prospective comparison of surgical approach for anterior L4-L5 fusion: laparoscopic versus mini anterior lumbar interbody fusion
    T A Zdeblick
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Wisconsin Clinical Science Center, Madison, Wisconsin 53792 3236, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 25:2682-7. 2000
    ..A prospective comparison of 50 consecutive patients who underwent L4-L5 anterior lumbar interbody fusion (ALIF)...
  18. ncbi Anterior, lateral, and posterior retroperitoneal approaches in endoscopic adrenalectomy
    E Lezoche
    II Clinica Chirurgica, Universita La Sapienza, Policlinico Umberto I, Viale del Policlinico, 00161 Roma, Italy
    Surg Endosc 16:96-9. 2002
    ..This study was designed to compare these three types of access in a relatively large series of patients undergoing adrenalectomy at three different institutions...
  19. doi Adrenalectomy using natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES): a transvaginal retroperitoneal approach
    Silvana Perretta
    IRCAD EITS Institute, Strasbourg Cedex, France
    Surg Endosc 23:1390. 2009
    ..This study aimed to explore transvaginal retroperitoneal right and left adrenalectomies in porcine and cadaver models...
  20. doi Laparoscopic adrenalectomy in pheochromocytoma: retroperitoneal approach versus transperitoneal approach
    Qing Yuan Li
    Department of Urology and Transplantation, First Affiliated Hospital, Binzhou Medical University, Binzhou City, Shandong Province, China
    J Endourol 24:1441-5. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate outcomes of transperitoneal and retroperitoneal approaches in laparoscopic adrenalectomy (LA) for pheochromocytoma...
  21. doi Anatomical variation of the posterior lumbar tributaries of the left renal vein in retroperitoneoscopic left living donor nephrectomy
    Gang Li
    Department of Urology, Chinese PLA General Hospital Organ Transplant Center, 309 Hospital of PLA, Beijing, China
    Int J Urol 18:503-9. 2011
    ..To increase awareness of the anatomical variation of the posterior lumbar tributaries of the left renal vein in retroperitoneoscopic left living donor nephrectomy...
  22. ncbi Postchemotherapy retroperitoneal lymph node dissection in advanced germ cell tumours of the testis
    Axel Heidenreich
    Division of Oncological Urology, Department of Urology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Eur Urol 53:260-72. 2008
    ....
  23. ncbi Retroperitoneal endoscopic adrenalectomy: an experimental study
    L M Brunt
    Department of Surgery, Jewish Hospital of St Louis, MO 63110
    Surg Laparosc Endosc 3:300-6. 1993
    ..The results suggest that posterior adrenalectomy using RP CO2 insufflation and direct retroperitoneoscopy is potentially applicable to the treatment of small adrenal lesions in humans...
  24. ncbi A fast method to identify renal vessels during retroperitoneal laparoscopic nephrectomy
    Jiangping Gao
    Department of Urology, the General Hospital of People s Liberation Army, Beijing, 100853, China
    J Endourol 22:1705-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate a fast method to identify renal vessels during retroperitoneal laparoscopic nephrectomy...
  25. ncbi Complications of post-chemotherapy retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for testis cancer
    Ashraf A Mosharafa
    Department of Urology, Indiana University, Indianapolis, USA
    J Urol 171:1839-41. 2004
    ..Therefore, we attempted to verify this hypothesis by evaluating the morbidity of the procedure in 2 comparable groups of patients from 2 different periods...
  26. doi Experience of retroperitoneal laparoscopic treatment on pheochromocytoma
    Hanzhong Li
    Department of Urology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China
    Urology 77:131-5. 2011
    ..To evaluate the safety and efficacy of retroperitoneal laparoscopic resection for pheochromocytoma...
  27. ncbi Castleman's disease in the left upper retroperitoneal space mimicking an adrenal neoplasm: report of a case and literature review
    Jia Hui Chen
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Tri Service General Hospital, National Defence Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 35:353-6. 2005
    ..We report a case of a 51-year-old woman with a Castleman's tumor located superomedial to the upper pole of the left kidney that mimicked an adrenal neoplasm...
  28. ncbi Retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy for adrenal tumors via a single large port
    Daisaku Hirano
    Department of Urology, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Endourol 19:788-92. 2005
    ..This study reports the outcomes of retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy (RA) for adrenal tumors via a single port using a large cylinder without carbon dioxide insufflation...
  29. ncbi Retroperitoneal laparoscopic pyelolithotomy for staghorn stones
    D D Gaur
    Bombay Hospital Institute of Medical Sciences, India
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 12:299-303. 2002
    ..To establish the feasibility of the retroperitoneal laparoscopic approach for treatment of patients with staghorn renal calculi who are under consideration for an open pyelolithotomy...
  30. ncbi Complications of open primary and post-chemotherapy retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for testicular cancer
    Vairavan S Subramanian
    Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Urol Oncol 28:504-9. 2010
    ..We sought to compare the complication profile of primary (P-) and post-chemotherapy (PC-) RPLND using a standardized complication grading scale...
  31. doi Single-port laparoscopic retroperitoneal surgery: initial operative experience and comparative outcomes
    Wesley M White
    Section of Laparoscopic and Robotic Urology, Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Urology 73:1279-82. 2009
    ..To present the initial operative outcomes and comparative data among patients undergoing single-port laparoscopic retroperitoneal surgery (SPLRS)...
  32. doi Retroperitoneal Castleman's disease
    A Ari Hakimi
    Department of Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Urology 76:1379. 2010
    ..The patient underwent a wide excision of the mass as well as a radical nephrectomy and lymph node dissection by means of a thoracoabdominal approach. Final pathology revealed a large lymphatic mass consistent with Castleman's disease...
  33. ncbi Laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection: technique
    Jean Baptiste Lattouf
    Department of Surgery Urology, Centre Hospitalier de l Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    BJU Int 100:1415-29. 2007
  34. ncbi Posterior retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy: a comparison between the initial experience in the invention phase and introductory phase of the new surgical technique
    Marcin Barczynski
    Department of Endocrine Surgery, 3rd Chair of General Surgery, Jagiellonian University College of Medicine, 37 Pradnicka Street, Krakow, PL 31202, Poland
    World J Surg 31:65-71. 2007
    ..This study compares the learning period of the new procedure of "posterior retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy" in the primary invention phase and the secondary introductory phase in a different hospital 10 years later...
  35. doi Retroperitoneal endoscopic adrenalectomy is safe and effective
    J M J Schreinemakers
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 97:1667-72. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to review an experience with retroperitoneal endoscopic adrenalectomy (REA). This is the procedure of choice for adrenal tumours at this institution...
  36. ncbi [Primary retroperitoneal tumors in adults]
    S Merran
    Département d Imagerie Médicale, Federation Mutualiste Parisienne, 24 rue Saint Victor, 75005 Paris
    J Radiol 85:252-64. 2004
    ..The purpose of this paper is to answer a serie of questions: Is the mass in the retroperitoneal space? Are they imaging signs that helps for the diagnosis of nature? Are they associated signs that helps for ..
  37. ncbi Laparoscopic adrenalectomy: retroperitoneal approach
    K Suzuki
    Department of Urology, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Hamamatsu, Japan
    Urol Clin North Am 28:85-95. 2001
    ..In all cases, careful patient selection and correct choice of the surgical approach based on tumor size, the patient's condition, and the surgeon's skill are vital to avoid complications during laparoscopic adrenalectomy...
  38. ncbi Retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy for phaeochromocytoma in a morbidly obese patient: a case report
    P N Dogra
    Department of Urology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, 110029, New Delhi, India
    Int Urol Nephrol 39:99-101. 2007
    ..Postoperatively her recovery was rapid and uneventful with stabilisation of blood pressure and relief of symptoms, thereby emphasising the safety and efficacy of retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy in morbidly obese patients...
  39. ncbi Diagnosis and imaging of adenomyotic disease of the retroperitoneal space
    Jean Squifflet
    Department of Gynecology, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires St Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 54:43-51. 2002
    This manuscript discusses the diagnosis and imaging of adenomyotic disease of the retroperitoneal space, a pathology that we have defined as retroperitoneal adenomyotic disease (RAD)...
  40. doi Retroperitoneal laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy: a cost-effective approach
    Jianfei Ye
    Section of Urology, Peking University Third Hospital, Beijing, People s Republic of China
    Urology 75:92-5. 2010
    ..To establish a modified cost-effective and safe approach of retroperitoneal laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy (RPLLDN)...
  41. ncbi Obtaining cuff of inferior vena cava by use of the Endo-TA stapler in retroperitoneoscopic right-side donor nephrectomy
    Pranjal Modi
    Department of Urology, Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre and Institute of Transplantation Sciences, Civil Hospital Campus, Ahmedabad, India
    Urology 69:832-4. 2007
    ..To determine the feasibility of obtaining an adequate cuff of the inferior vena cava (IVC) for vascular anastomosis during retroperitoneoscopic donor nephrectomy...
  42. ncbi Laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection
    G Janetschek
    Department of Urology, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    J Endourol 15:449-53; discussion 453-5. 2001
    ..The diagnostic accuracy of laparoscopic RPLND was as good as that of the open procedure, while the morbidity is significantly lower. Tumor control was not compromised by the laparoscopic approach...
  43. ncbi Early ligature of renal artery during radical laparoscopic transperitoneal nephrectomy: description of standard technique and direct access
    Francesco Porpiglia
    Divisione Universitaria di Urologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Biologiche, Universita degli Studi di Torino, Ospedale San Luigi, Orbassano Torino, Italy
    J Endourol 19:623-6; discussion 626-7. 2005
    ..We compared two techniques of early ligature of the renal artery during transperitoneal laparoscopic radical nephrectomy: a standard technique and a direct approach to the artery...
  44. ncbi Spontaneous extraperitoneal haemorrhage: computed tomography diagnosis and treatment by selective arterial embolization
    Ramon Pathi
    Division of Medical Imaging, Flinders Medical Centre, Bedford Park, South Australia, Australia
    Australas Radiol 48:123-8. 2004
    ..In all four cases presented in the present paper, the bleeding vessel(s) were identified and significant active bleeding arrested by transcatheter embolization...
  45. ncbi Retroperitoneoscopic nephropexy for symptomatic nephroptosis
    S C Chueh
    Department of Urology, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, 7, Chung Shan South Road, Taipei, 100 Taiwan
    Surg Endosc 16:1603-7. 2002
    ..Open nephropexy for nephroptosis creates significant morbidity. We describe our technique for retroperitoneoscopic nephropexy and evaluate its efficacy...
  46. pmc Retroperitoneal transdiaphragmatic robotic-assisted laparoscopic resection of a left thoracolumbar neurofibroma
    Ross M Moskowitz
    Department of Urology, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California, USA
    JSLS 13:64-8. 2009
    ..This report describes the first use of robotic technology to resect a left thoracolumbar neurofibroma...
  47. pmc Analysis of complications from 600 retroperitoneoscopic procedures of the upper urinary tract during the last 10 years
    Dimitri Liapis
    INSERM U841EQ07, Department of Urology, CHU Mondor, 94000, Creteil, France
    World J Urol 26:523-30. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to review 10 years experience of retroperitoneoscopy procedures...
  48. doi Robot-assisted anterior lumbar interbody fusion (ALIF) using retroperitoneal approach
    Minji J Kim
    Neurosurgery, Spine and spinal cord Research Institute, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seodaemun gu, Seoul 120 752, South Korea
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 152:675-9. 2010
    ..We have, therefore, performed experimental anterior lumbar interbody fusion (ALIF) using retroperitoneal approach in swine model to test the feasibility of robot-assisted surgery in spinal surgery...
  49. ncbi [Safe retroperitoneoscopic radical nephrectomy with small incision for renal cell carcinoma]
    Kazuhide Makiyama
    Department of Urology, Yokohama City University Medical Center
    Nihon Hinyokika Gakkai Zasshi 95:669-74. 2004
    ..Three surgeons have become skilled in performing RRN without major complications. We investigated the outcomes of the surgery and attempt to clarify whether the technique we adopted is suitable to perform this procedure safely...
  50. ncbi Retroperitoneal laparoscopic dismembered pyeloplasty: experience with 50 cases
    Xu Zhang
    Department of Urology, Tongji Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, People s Republic of China
    Urology 66:514-7. 2005
    ..To report our techniques and experience with retroperitoneal laparoscopic dismembered pyeloplasty for ureteropelvic junction (UPJ) obstruction...
  51. ncbi MR-guided biopsies of lesions in the retroperitoneal space: technique and results
    S Zangos
    Institute for Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, J W Goethe University Frankfurt, Theodor Stern Kai 7, 60590, Frankfurt, Germany
    Eur Radiol 16:307-12. 2006
    The purpose of this study was to evaluate the safety and precision of MRI-guided biopsies of retroperitoneal space-occupying tumors in an open low-field system...
  52. ncbi [Benign non-organ-related diseases of the retroperitoneal space]
    D H Szolar
    Abteilung für spezielle radiologische und sonstige bildgebende Verfahren, Universitätsklinik für Radiologie Graz
    Rofo 167:107-21. 1997
    Because of the anatomic localisation of the retroperitoneal space, the detection and elucidation of pathology in the retroperitoneum calls for clinical acumen and the utilisation of imaging techniques...
  53. doi Retroperitoneal laparoscopic partial nephrectomy: surgical experience and outcomes
    P Pyo
    Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Campus, New York Medical College, New York 10595, USA
    J Urol 180:1279-83. 2008
    ..We present outcomes in 110 consecutive patients who underwent retroperitoneal laparoscopic partial nephrectomy performed in a 72-month period by a single surgeon (MG)...
  54. doi Retroperitoneoscopic living donor nephrectomy: experience of 425 cases at a single center
    Naoki Kohei
    Department of Urology, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Endourol 24:1783-7. 2010
    ..To assess the safety, feasibility, and usefulness of RPLDN, we reviewed the experience with this technique at our institution...
  55. ncbi Endovascular embolization of spontaneous retroperitoneal hemorrhage secondary to anticoagulant treatment
    Juha Matti Isokangas
    Oulu University Hospital, Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, PL 50, 90029 OYS, Finland
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 27:607-11. 2004
    ..Embolization seems to be an effective and safe method to control the bleeding in patients with RPH secondary to anticoagulant treatment when conservative treatment is insufficient...
  56. ncbi Long-term clinical outcome after postchemotherapy retroperitoneal lymph node dissection in men with residual teratoma
    Brett S Carver
    Department of Urology and Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:1033-7. 2007
    ..We evaluated patients at our institution undergoing initial PC-RPLND for teratoma to determine their clinical outcome...
  57. doi Blunt-tip coaxial introducer: a revisited tool for difficult CT-guided biopsy in the chest and abdomen
    Cedric De Bazelaire
    Department of Radiology, Saint Louis Hospital, Paris VII University, 1 Ave Claude Vellefaux, Paris, 75475 Cedex 10, France
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:W144-8. 2009
    ..We describe a coaxial introducer provided with an additional blunt-tip stylet that allows safe access to difficult-to-reach lymph nodes in the chest, abdomen, and pelvis under CT control...
  58. doi Spontaneous perforation of choledochal cyst: a case with unusual distribution of fluid in the retroperitoneal space
    Chihiro Tani
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Hiroshima, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, Japan
    Pediatr Radiol 39:629-31. 2009
    ..Anterior pararenal and perirenal spaces communicate with the infrarenal space, and this may result in extension of the fluid into the perirenal space from the anterior pararenal space...
  59. doi Novel method for double-J stenting in retroperitoneal laparoscopic dismembered pyeloplasty
    Zhonghua Wu
    Department of Urology, Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha, China
    Urology 77:354-6. 2011
    ..To describe a novel technique of double-J stenting in laparoscopic pyeloplasty...
  60. doi The transition from laparoscopic to retroperitoneoscopic live donor nephrectomy: a matched pair pilot study
    Christoph Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Transplantation 89:858-63. 2010
    ..RetroNeph, however, is infrequently performed and has not been systematically and directly compared with LapNeph in nonselected donors...
  61. doi Diagnostic yield of computed tomography-guided coaxial core biopsy of undetermined masses in the free retroperitoneal space: single-center experience
    Joerg Stattaus
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology and Neuroradiology, University Hospital Essen, Hufelandstr 55, 45122, Essen, Germany
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 31:919-25. 2008
    ..a retrospective analysis of CT-guided coaxial core biopsies of undetermined masses in the non-organ-bound retroperitoneal space in 49 patients...
  62. ncbi Retroperitoneal liposarcoma: MR characteristics and pathological correlative analysis
    Ting Song
    Department of Radiology, The Third Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical College, 63 Duobao Road, Guangzhou, 510150, China
    Abdom Imaging 32:668-74. 2007
    ..Moreover, there has been little in the literature to compare the MRI features with pathological appearances of the retroperitoneal liposarcomas...
  63. ncbi Right donor nephrectomy: a comparison of hand-assisted transperitoneal and retroperitoneal laparoscopic approaches
    Joseph F Buell
    The University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Transplantation 77:521-5. 2004
    ..We compare the anatomic and functional outcomes of right live-donor nephrectomy (LDN) using either a hand-assisted approach (HALDN) or a pure retroperitoneoscopic approach (RLDN) in two institutions...
  64. ncbi Right retroperitoneal versus left transperitoneal laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy
    Christopher S Ng
    Section of Laparoscopic and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Glickman Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Urology 63:857-61. 2004
    ....
  65. ncbi Is full bilateral retroperitoneal lymph node dissection always necessary for postchemotherapy residual tumor?
    Stephen D W Beck
    Department of Urology and Oncology, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Cancer 110:1235-40. 2007
    ..With the primary landing zone well defined in low-volume retroperitoneal disease, the authors performed modified dissections in the PC setting in a select population; and, herein, they report disease outcome...
  66. ncbi Retroperitoneal packing as a resuscitation technique for hemodynamically unstable patients with pelvic fractures: report of two representative cases and a description of technique
    Wade R Smith
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    J Trauma 59:1510-4. 2005
  67. ncbi Introduction of hand-assisted retroperitoneoscopic living donor nephrectomy at Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge
    H Gjertsen
    Department of Transplantation Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm
    Transplant Proc 38:2644-5. 2006
    ..So far in our hands HARS is a fast and safe procedure with results comparable with open LDN. Compared to LLDN, we experienced reduced operation time together with the advantage of retroperitoneal access...
  68. ncbi Retroperitoneal well-differentiated inflammatory liposarcoma: a diagnostic dilemma
    Rinsaku Kawano
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, 812 8582, Japan
    Radiat Med 26:450-3. 2008
    ..In this entity, a lipomatous component could easily be missed on radiologic imaging because of the conspicuity of lymphoid infiltration. We should consider the possibility of this variant when we evaluate a retroperitoneal tumor...
  69. ncbi Chronic expanding hematoma in the retroperitoneal space: a case report
    Momoko Irisawa
    Department of Radiology, Saitama Medical School, Iruma gun, Japan
    Radiat Med 23:116-20. 2005
    ..The patient was a 70-year-old man. An 18 cm mass was detected in the right retroperitoneal space on abdominal CT screening...
  70. ncbi A retroperitoneal bleed induced by enoxaparin therapy
    Martin Ernits
    Department of Surgery, Seton Hall University Surgical Residency Program at St Francis Medical Center, Trenton, NJ, USA
    Am Surg 71:430-3. 2005
    ..On average, a retroperitoneal hematoma occurs within 5 days of therapy with enoxaparin. In high-risk patients, enoxaparin activity (anti-factor Xa) should be carefully monitored...
  71. ncbi Retroperitoneoscopic living donor nephrectomy: a retrospective comparison to the open approach
    Alexander Bachmann
    Department of Urology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Transplantation 78:168-71. 2004
    ..As a result of the direct access, RLDN is superior in terms of operation time, even to the open access on our series, while maintaining the advantage of minimal invasiveness...
  72. ncbi Primary dedifferentiated liposarcoma of the retroperitoneum. Prognostic significance of computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging features
    Ukihide Tateishi
    Division of Diagnostic Radiology, National Cancer Center Hospital and Research Institute, Tokyo, Japan
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 27:799-804. 2003
    ..To describe computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance (MR) imaging findings and to determine the prognostic significance of radiologic appearances in primary dedifferentiated liposarcoma of the retroperitoneum...
  73. ncbi Surgical options in adrenalectomy: laparoscopic versus open surgery
    G Janetschek
    Department of Urology, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Curr Opin Urol 9:213-8. 1999
    ..Laparoscopic intraoperative ultrasonography is valuable in selected cases. The already low morbidity of laparoscopic adrenalectomy can be reduced further by using needlescopic techniques...
  74. ncbi Radioisotope blood volume measurement in uncontrolled retroperitoneal haemorrhage induced by a transfemoral iliac artery puncture
    R J Cruz
    Research Division, Heart Institute, InCor, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Av Eneas de Carvalho Aguiar 44, 05403 000 SP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Injury 32:17-21. 2001
    ....
  75. ncbi Hand-assisted retroperitoneoscopic live donor nephrectomy in comparison to open and laparoscopic procedures: a prospective study on donor morbidity and kidney function
    Pernilla Sundqvist
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Transplantation 78:147-53. 2004
    ..The aim was to examine the perioperative and postoperative morbidity, and the effects of the different surgical techniques with regard to renal function...
  76. ncbi Endoscopic extraperitoneal lumbar sympathectomy for plantar hyperhidrosis: case report
    M Y Tseng
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, Medical School and Hospital, National Taiwan University, 7 Chung-Shan South Road, Taipei 100, Taiwan
    J Clin Neurosci 8:555-6. 2001
    ..During the follow up period, both feet were warm and dry, although only the right side lumbar sympathectomy had been performed. The outcome appeared to be compatible with that of an open procedure but with minimal invasiveness...
  77. ncbi Aortic replacement during post-chemotherapy retroperitoneal lymph node dissection
    S D Beck
    Department of Urology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Urol 165:1517-20. 2001
    ..There were no graft related complications. CONCLUSIONS: Aortic resection at post-chemotherapy retroperitoneal lymph node dissection is justified based on therapeutic benefit and morbidity...
  78. doi Retroperitoneal lymph node dissection in patients with high risk testicular cancer
    Stephen B Williams
    Division of Urology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Urol 181:2097-101; discussion 2101-2. 2009
    ..We reviewed differences between primary and post-chemotherapy retroperitoneal lymph node dissection in patients at high risk...
  79. ncbi Evaluation of laparoscopic retroperitoneal surgery in urinary stone disease
    A K Hemal
    Department of Urology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    J Endourol 15:701-5. 2001
    ..To assess the safety and effectiveness of laparoscopic retroperitoneal surgery and attempt to define its role in the management of urolithiasis...
  80. ncbi Our experience with retroperitoneal and transperitoneal laparoscopic pyeloplasty for pelvi-ureteric junction obstruction
    Kim Davenport
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Westbury on Trym, Bristol, UK
    Eur Urol 48:973-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to report our experience with laparoscopic pyeloplasty...
  81. ncbi Retroperitoneoscopic lumbar sympathectomy for the treatment of plantar hyperhidrosis: technique and preliminary findings
    R Rieger
    Department of Surgery, Landeskrankenhaus Gmunden, Miller von Aichholzstrasse 49, 4810, Gmunden, Austria
    Surg Endosc 21:129-35. 2007
    ..This article reports the authors' experience with endoscopic lumbar sympathectomies for patients with plantar hyperhidrosis...
  82. ncbi Castleman's disease in the retroperitoneal space
    Tomoyuki Kaneko
    Department of Urology, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Urol 169:265-6. 2003
  83. ncbi Gluteal muscle necrosis following transcatheter angiographic embolisation for retroperitoneal haemorrhage associated with pelvic fracture
    N Takahira
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, Kitasato University School of Medicine, 1 15 1, Kitasato, Sagamihara, 228 8555, Kanagawa, Japan
    Injury 32:27-32. 2001
    ..Aggressive management including intraarterial antibiotic treatment may have a role, but our numbers are too small to confirm this...
  84. ncbi Empyema necessitatis into the retroperitoneal space
    Toshihiko Sakamoto
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Hyogo Medical Center for Adults, Akashi City, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 73:1954-6. 2002
    ..We present a very rare case of empyema necessitatis into the retroperitoneal space through the diaphragm...
  85. pmc Histologic subtype and margin of resection predict pattern of recurrence and survival for retroperitoneal liposarcoma
    Samuel Singer
    Sarcoma Disease Management Team, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY, 10021, USA
    Ann Surg 238:358-70; discussion 370-1. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the pattern of recurrence and prognostic significance of histologic subtype in a large series of patients with primary retroperitoneal liposarcoma...
  86. ncbi Two cases of chyloretroperitoneum following retroperitoneoscopic nephroureterectomy
    Hiromitsu Negoro
    Kobe City General Hospital, Urology, Kobe, Hyogo, Japan
    Int J Urol 13:487-9. 2006
    ..Laparoscopic procedures are supposed to have a higher risk of chylous complications, as CO2 pressure appears to make the operator overlook suppressing the lymphatic leakage from the resected lymphatic channels...
  87. ncbi Case report: laparoscopic management of massive chylous ascites after salvage laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph-node dissection
    Octavio A Castillo
    Section of Endourology and Laparoscopic Urology, Clinica Santa Maria, Santiago, Chile
    J Endourol 20:394-6. 2006
    ..After conservative management failed, exploratory laparoscopy identified the site of the leak, which was clipped and closed with fibrin glue. There has been no recurrence in the ensuing 5 years...
  88. ncbi Results of retroperitoneal laparoscopic radical nephrectomy
    A Cicco
    Service d'Urologie, Hĵpital Henri Mondor, , France
    J Endourol 15:355-9; discussion 375-6. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Retroperitoneal laparoscopic nephrectomy for kidney cancer requires further assessment. It seems to have several advantages over open radical nephrectomy and to be effective and safe for small (<50-mm) renal tumors...
  89. doi Case report: the danger of postchemotherapy laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for nonseminomatous testicular carcinoma
    J Roan Spermon
    Department of Urology, University Medical Center, St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Endourol 22:1013-6. 2008
    ..We report a case of retroperitoneal recurrent disease including a port-site metastasis secondary to laparoscopic RPLND...
  90. ncbi Retroperitoneoscopic partial nephrectomy using radiofrequency ablation
    Atsushi Uchida
    Department of Clinical Research and Urology, National Saitama Hospital, Saitama, Japan
    Int J Urol 13:69-73. 2006
    ..No recurrence has been observed after 3 years and 2 years of follow up, respectively. Radiofrequency ablation was useful for control of local bleeding during retroperitonaoscopic partial nephrectomy...
  91. ncbi Robotic-assisted laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection
    Patrick Davol
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pennsylvania 17822, USA
    Urology 67:199. 2006
    ..This case demonstrates the technical feasibility, safety, and accuracy of robotic-assisted retroperitoneal lymph node dissection and expands the role of minimally invasive techniques in urologic oncology...
  92. ncbi The current status of laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for non-seminomatous germ-cell tumors
    Brett S Carver
    Department of Urology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Urol 2:330-5. 2005
    ..Future prospective internal review board-approved trials need to be developed to evaluate the therapeutic efficacy of laparoscopic RPLND, with careful observation of patients with pathologic low-volume nodal disease...
  93. ncbi Laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection after prior open retroperitoneal lymphadenectomy and chemotherapy
    Guilherme C Lima
    James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Urology 66:1319. 2005
    ..This approach allowed rapid recovery, and at 2.5 years after surgery no evidence of tumor recurrence was seen...
  94. ncbi Kidney displacement simulator for retroperitoneal laparoscopic nephrectomy
    Hidekazu Takiuchi
    Division of Urology, Nishinomiya Municipal Central Hospital, Hayashida cho, 8 24 Nishinomiya, Hyoga 663 8014, Japan
    J Urol 174:2111-4. 2005
    ..We evaluated the efficacy of a renal displacement simulator originally developed at our department for retroperitoneal laparoscopic nephrectomy...
  95. ncbi Laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for low-stage testicular cancer
    T A Skolarus
    Division of Urologic Surgery, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Endourol 22:1485-9. 2008
    ..We present our laparoscopic RPLND (L-RPLND) data for low-stage MMGCT and paratesticular rhabdomyosarcoma...
  96. ncbi Quality of life after laparoscopic and open retroperitoneal lymph node dissection in clinical Stage I nonseminomatous germ cell tumor: a comparison study
    Vassilis Poulakis
    Department of Urology, Northwest Hospital, Stiftung Hospital zum Heiligen Geist, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Urology 68:154-60. 2006
    ....
  97. ncbi [Post chemotherapy laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection]
    Carlos Escalera Almendros
    Servicio de Urologia, Hospital Universitario de Getafe, Madrid, Espana
    Arch Esp Urol 59:517-23. 2006
    ..To describe the laparoscopic excision of a postchemotherapy retroperitoneal residual mass in a patient with mixed germ cell testicular tumor...
  98. ncbi Laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for nonseminomatous germ cell tumors: long-term oncologic outcomes
    Antonio Finelli
    Department of Surgical Oncology Urology, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Opin Urol 18:180-4. 2008
    ..Controversy exists, however, regarding the oncologic adequacy of the procedure. The published literature regarding the oncologic outcomes of laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection is reviewed herein...
  99. ncbi Editorial comment on: Retroperitoneal lymph node dissection (RPLD) in conjunction with nephroureterectomy in the treatment of infiltrative transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) of the upper urinary tract: impact on survival
    Ilias Cagiannos
    Eur Urol 52:1419-20. 2007
  100. ncbi Short-term morbidity of primary retroperitoneal lymph node dissection in a contemporary group of patients
    Stephen D W Beck
    Department of Urology, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Urol 178:504-6; discussion 506. 2007
    ....
  101. ncbi [Retroperitoneal laparoscopic lymphadenectomy for stage I non seminomatous testicular cancer]
    Octavio A Castillo
    Unidad de Endourología y Laparoscopía Urológica, Clinica Santa Maria, Chile
    Arch Esp Urol 60:59-66. 2007
    ..We report a series of patients with stage I non seminomatous testicular cancer in whom laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymphadenectomy was carried out...

Research Grants65

  1. Role of Endogenous Opioid System in the Placebo Effect
    James Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..3) Identify relationships between the magnitude of the placebo response and regional mu opioid receptor availability in a non-painful condition. ..
  2. Molecular Basis Of Renal Cell Carcinoma Response to SU11428
    Robert J Motzer; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..These tumor and cell line-based studies lay a foundation for further molecular studies aimed at understanding the sensitivity/resistance of RCC to SU11248. ..
  3. Supplements to Promote Collaborative Research in Proteomics Applied to Obesity
    TIMOTHY NAGY; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. Antipsychotic drug-induced weight gain
    TIMOTHY NAGY; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. Magnetic Catheter Navigation in 1.5 Tesla Environment
    Mark Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..If successful, the prototype created in this project would be reproducible and behave predictably under a given set of conditions. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. Antipsychotic drug-induced weight gain
    TIMOTHY NAGY; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Magnetic Catheter Navigation in 1.5 Tesla Environment
    Mark Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..If successful, the prototype created in this project would be reproducible and behave predictably under a given set of conditions. ..
  8. Role of Endogenous Opioid System in the Placebo Effect
    James Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..3) Identify relationships between the magnitude of the placebo response and regional mu opioid receptor availability in a non-painful condition. ..
  9. Antipsychotic drug-induced weight gain
    TIMOTHY NAGY; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. Magnetic Catheter Navigation in 1.5 Tesla Environment
    Mark Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..If successful, the prototype created in this project would be reproducible and behave predictably under a given set of conditions. ..
  11. Body fat, dietary restriction, and cancer prevention
    TIMOTHY NAGY; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study will provide evidence for the hypothesis that body fat is the pathway through which CR exerts its cancer protective effects in rodent tumor models. ..
  12. NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOPHYSICAL STUDIES IN PAIN
    James Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This hypothesis driven research interrelates basic and clinical research in a mater that has excellent potential for promoting the understanding and treatment of pain. ..
  13. HEPATITIS C VIRAL QUASISPECIES WITHIN THE LIVER
    Adrian Di Bisceglie; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..These studies have great potential significance for understanding of viral clearance, development of persistent infection and for the development of a vaccine against HCV. ..
  14. CLINICAL TRIALS AND MENTORING IN ONCOLOGY RESEARCH
    Robert Motzer; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..One recently joined staff at MSKCC in the Genito-urinary Section. Mentoring of clinical trials is extended beyond fellowship to junior faculty members. ..
  15. NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOPHYSICAL STUDIES IN PAIN
    James Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This hypothesis driven research interrelates basic and clinical research in a mater that has excellent potential for promoting the understanding and treatment of pain. ..
  16. MECHANISMS OF NEUROPATHIC PAIN
    James Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These studies will provide a biological rationale for the development of peripheral treatments for neuropathic pain. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  17. Molecular Basis Of Renal Cell Carcinoma Response to SU11428
    Robert Motzer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These tumor and cell line-based studies lay a foundation for further molecular studies aimed at understanding the sensitivity/resistance of RCC to SU11248. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  18. Antipsychotic drug-induced weight gain
    TIMOTHY NAGY; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. Molecular Basis Of Renal Cell Carcinoma Response to SU11428
    Robert J Motzer; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These tumor and cell line-based studies lay a foundation for further molecular studies aimed at understanding the sensitivity/resistance of RCC to SU11248. ..
  20. Midwest Hepatitis B Consortium
    Adrian Di Bisceglie; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Finally, we propose studies on Health-Related Quality of Life (HRQOL) using the Hepatitis B Quality of Life instrument, version 1.0, HBQOL v1.0 developed and validated by Dr Fasiha Kanwal, consortium P.I. at the St. Louis VAMC. ..
  21. Molecular Basis Of Renal Cell Carcinoma Response to SU11428
    Robert Motzer; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These tumor and cell line-based studies lay a foundation for further molecular studies aimed at understanding the sensitivity/resistance of RCC to SU11248. ..
  22. Oral Interleukin 11 as a Countermeasure against Radiation Injury to Gut
    Alexander Burnett; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The pill would have minimal or no side effects and could be available to be taken immediately at the first warning or after announcement of a nuclear explosion. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  23. Antipsychotic drug-induced weight gain
    TIMOTHY NAGY; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. SOFT TISSUE SARCOMA PROGRAM PROJECT
    Samuel Singer; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This information will then be used to develop new targeted molecular therapeutics for soft tissue sarcoma. ..
  25. MECHANISMS OF NEUROPATHIC PAIN
    James Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..These studies will provide a biological rationale for the development of peripheral treatments for neuropathic pain. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  26. Cell Culture System for Hepatitis C Virus Genotype 1a
    Adrian Di Bisceglie; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The availability of novel LRP and cloning technology will allow us to address this question in lieu of viral genetic heterogeneity. ..
  27. Northeast Ohio Center for Cardiovascular Cell Therapy Research
    Stephen Ellis; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  28. Molecular Basis Of Renal Cell Carcinoma Response to SU11428
    Robert Motzer; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..These tumor and cell line-based studies lay a foundation for further molecular studies aimed at understanding the sensitivity/resistance of RCC to SU11248. ..
  29. MECHANISMS OF NEUROPATHIC PAIN
    James Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These studies will provide a biological rationale for the development of peripheral treatments for neuropathic pain. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  30. Northeast Ohio Center for Cardiovascular Cell Therapy Research
    Stephen Ellis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..End of Abstract) [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  31. HEPATITIS C VIRAL QUASISPECIES WITHIN THE LIVER
    Adrian Di Bisceglie; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These studies have great potential significance for understanding of viral clearance, development of persistent infection and for the development of a vaccine against HCV. ..
  32. HEPATITIS C VIRAL QUASISPECIES WITHIN THE LIVER
    Adrian Di Bisceglie; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..These studies have great potential significance for understanding of viral clearance, development of persistent infection and for the development of a vaccine against HCV. ..
  33. NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOPHYSICAL STUDIES OF PAIN
    James Campbell; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ....
  34. NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOPHYSICAL STUDIES OF PAIN
    James Campbell; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ....
  35. NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOPHYSICAL STUDIES OF PAIN
    James Campbell; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ....
  36. NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOPHYSICAL STUDIES OF PAIN
    James Campbell; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ....
  37. NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOPHYSICAL STUDIES OF PAIN
    James Campbell; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ....
  38. NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOPHYSICAL STUDIES IN PAIN
    James Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This hypothesis driven research interrelates basic and clinical research in a mater that has excellent potential for promoting the understanding and treatment of pain. ..
  39. HEPATITIS C VIRAL QUASISPECIES WITHIN THE LIVER
    Adrian Di Bisceglie; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..These studies have great potential significance for understanding of viral clearance, development of persistent infection and for the development of a vaccine against HCV. ..
  40. REGULATION OF ENERGY PARTITIONING DURING WEIGHT CHANGE
    TIMOTHY NAGY; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The basic scientific information gained from this model should be useful for understanding the role of metabolic perturbations in the etiology of human obesity. ..
  41. NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOPHYSICAL STUDIES IN PAIN
    James Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This hypothesis driven research interrelates basic and clinical research in a mater that has excellent potential for promoting the understanding and treatment of pain. ..
  42. NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOPHYSICAL STUDIES IN PAIN
    James Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..This hypothesis driven research interrelates basic and clinical research in a mater that has excellent potential for promoting the understanding and treatment of pain. ..
  43. HEPATITIS C VIRAL QUASISPECIES WITHIN THE LIVER
    Adrian Di Bisceglie; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..These studies have great potential significance for understanding of viral clearance, development of persistent infection and for the development of a vaccine against HCV. ..
  44. REGULATION OF ENERGY PARTITIONING DURING WEIGHT CHANGE
    TIMOTHY NAGY; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The basic scientific information gained from this model should be useful for understanding the role of metabolic perturbations in the etiology of human obesity. ..
  45. NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOPHYSICAL STUDIES OF PAIN
    James Campbell; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ....
  46. NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOPHYSICAL STUDIES IN PAIN
    James Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..This hypothesis driven research interrelates basic and clinical research in a mater that has excellent potential for promoting the understanding and treatment of pain. ..
  47. NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOPHYSICAL STUDIES OF PAIN
    James Campbell; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ....