Hand-assisted laparoscopic removal of retroperitoneal liposarcoma

Adam J. Ball, Farjaad M. Siddiq, Monica Garcia, Parvin Ganjei-Azar, Raymond J. Leveillee

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Liposarcoma is known to be the most common soft-tissue sarcoma, and the treatment of retroperitoneal disease is surgical excision. We present a case of complete surgical removal with concomitant nephrectomy using a hand-assisted laparoscopic approach and provide a review of the published studies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1226.e9-1226.e11
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jun 1 2005

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  • Urology

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    Ball, A. J., Siddiq, F. M., Garcia, M., Ganjei-Azar, P., & Leveillee, R. J. (2005). Hand-assisted laparoscopic removal of retroperitoneal liposarcoma. Urology, 65(6), 1226.e9-1226.e11. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2004.12.033