Article

Impact of percutaneous nephrostomy in South African women with advanced cervical cancer and obstructive uropathy

DOI: 10.1080/20742835.2017.1352644
Author(s): Matthys Cornelis van AardtObstetrics and Gynaecology, South Africa, Judith van AardtObstetrics and Gynaecology, South Africa, Arnold MoutonObstetrics and Gynaecology, South Africa

Abstract

Objectives: South Africa women with cervical carcinoma present at younger ages and the majority with advanced-stage disease. Certain patients may have a favourable outcome after placement of a percutaneous nephrostomy (PCN) for obstructive uropathy in cervical cancer.

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