KIDNEY CRYOABLATION
CLINICAL PUBLICATIONS

Percutaneous Renal Cryoablation

2015

  1. Woldu SL, Thoreson GR, Okhunov Z, et al. Comparison of Renal Parenchymal Volume Preservation Between Partial Nephrectomy, Cryoablation, and Radiofrequency Ablation Using 3-D Volume Measurements. J Endourol 2015; doi: 10.1089/end.2014.0866.
  2. Okhunov Z, Juncal S, Ordon M, et al. Comparison of Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Renal Cryoablation With Sedation vs General Anesthesia. Urol 2014; 85(1):130-4.

2014

  1. de Kerviler E, de Margerie-Mellon C, Coffin A, et al. The Feasibility of Percutaneous Renal Cryoablation Under Local Anaesthesia. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 2014; DOI 10.1007/s00270-014-0995-x.
  2. Georgiades CS, Rodriguez R. Efficacy and Safety of Percutaneous Cryoablation for Stage 1A/B Renal Cell Carcinoma: Results of a Prospective, Single-Arm, 5-Year Study. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 2014; DOI 10.1007/ s00270-013-0831-8.
  3. Kim EH, Tanagho YS, Saad NE, et al. Comparison of Laparoscopic and Percutaneous Cryoablation for Treatment of Renal Masses. Urol 2014; 83:1081-7.
  4. Miller AJ, Kurup AN, Schmit GD, et al. Percutaneous Clinical T1a Renal Mass Ablation in the Octogenarian and Nonagenarian: Oncologic Outcomes and Morbidity. J Endourol 2014; DOI: 10.1089/end.2014.0733.
  5. Thompson RH, Atwell T, Schmit G, et al. Comparison of Partial Nephrectomy and Percutaneous Ablation for cT1 Renal Masses. Eur Urol 2014; http://dx.doi.org/10.1016.j.eururo.2014.07.021.

2013

  1. Atwell TD, Schmit GD, Boorjian SA, et al. Percutaneous Ablation of Renal Masses Measuring 3.0 cm and Smaller: Comparative Local Control and Complications After Radiofrequency Ablation and Cryoablation. Am J Roentgen 2013; 200(2):461-6.
  2. Breen DJ, Bryant TJ, Abbas A, et al. Percutaneous cryoablation of renal tumours: outcomes from 171 tumours in 147 patients. BJU Intl 2013; 112(6):758-65
  3. Buy X, Lang H, Garnon J, et al. Percutaneous Renal Cryoablation: Prospective Experience Treating 120 Consecutive Tumors. Am J Roentgen 2013; 201:1353-61.
  4. Georgiades CS, Rodriguez R. Renal Tumor Ablation. Tech Vasc Interventional Rad 2013; 16:230-8.
  5. Truesdale CM, Soulen MC, Clark TWI, et al. Percutaneous Computed Tomography-guided Renal Mass Radiofrequency Ablation versus Cryoablation: Doses of Sedation Medication Used. J Vasc Interv Radiol 2013; 234:347-50.
  6. Yang B, Autorino R, Remer EM, et al. Probe ablation as salvage therapy for renal tumors in von Hippel-Lindau patients: the Cleveland Clinic experience with 3 years follow-up. Urol Oncol 2013; 31(5):686-92.

2012

  1. Bang HJ, Littrup PJ, Goodrich DJ, et al. Percutaneous Cryoablation of Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma for Local Tumor Control: Feasibility, Outcomes, and Estimated Costeffectiveness for Palliation. J Vasc Interv Radiol 2012; 23:770-7.
  2. Goyal J, Verma P, Sidana A, et al. Single-Center Comparative Oncologic Outcomes of Surgical and Percutaneous Cryoablation for Treatment of Renal Tumors. J Endourol 2012; 26(11): 1413-19.

2011

  1. Altunrende F, Autorino R, Hillyer S, et al. Image Guided Percutaneous Probe Ablation for Renal Tumors in 65 Solitary Kidneys: Functional and Oncological Outcomes. J Urol 2011; 186:35-41.
  2. Goyal J, Sidana A, Georgiades CS, Rodriguez R. Renal Function and Oncologic Outcomes after Cryoablation or Partial Nephrectomy for Tumors in Solitary Kidneys. Korean J Urol 2011; 52: 384-9.
  3. Rodriguez R, Cizman Z, Hong K, et al. Prospective analysis of the Safety and Efficacy of Percutaneous Cryoablation for pT1NxMx Biopsy-Proven Renal Cell Carcinoma. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 2011; 34:573-8.
  4. Strom KH, Derweesh I, Stroup SP, et al. Recurrence Rates After Percutaneous and Laparoscopic Renal Cryoablation of Small Renal Masses: Does the Approach Make a Difference? J Endourol 2011; 25(3):371-5.
  5. Venkatesan AM, Wood BJ, Gervais DA. Percutaneous Ablation in the Kidney. Radiol 2011; 261(2):375-91.

2010

  1. Allen BC, Remer EM. Percutaneous Cryoablation of Renal Tumors: Patient Selection, Technique, and Postprocedural Imaging. Radiographics 2010; 30:887-902.
  2. Atwell TD, Callstrom MR, Farrell MA, et al. Percutaneous Renal Cryoablation: Local Control at mean 26 Months of Followup. J Urol 2010; 184:1291-5.
  3. Breen DJ, Railton NJ. Minimally Invasive Treatment of Small Renal Tumors: Trends in Renal Cancer Diagnosis and Management. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 2010; 33:896-908.
  4. DeCastro GJ, Gupta M, Badani K, et al. Synchronous Cryoablation of Multiple Renal Lesions: Short-term Followup of Patient Outcomes. Urol 2010; 75:303-6.
  5. Long CJ, Kutikov A, Canter DJ, et al. Percutaneous vs surgical cryoablation of the small renal mass: is efficacy compromised? BJU Int 2010; 107:1376-80.
  6. Lucas SM, Cadeddu JA. The Importance of Nephron-Sparing Focal Therapy: Renal Function Preservation. J Endourol 2010; 24(5):769.
  7. Mues AD, Landman J. Image-guided Percutaneous Ablation of Renal Tumors: Outcomes, Technique, and Application in Urologic Practice. Curr Urol Rep 2010; 11(1):8-14.
  8. Mues AD, Okhunov Z, Haramis G, et al. Comparison of Percutaneous and Laparoscopic Renal Cryoablation for Small (<3.0 cm) Renal Masses. J Endourol 2010; 24(7):1097-1100.
  9. Schmit GD, Atwell TD, Callstrom MR, et al. Percutaneous Cryoablation of Renal Masses ≥ 3 cm: Efficacy and Safety in Treatment of 108 Patients. J Endourol 2010; 24(8):1255.
  10. Spreafico C, Nicolai N, Lanocita R, et al. CT-guided percutaneous cryoablation of renal masses in selected patients. Radiol Med 2010; 117(4):593-605.
  11. Stroup SP, Kopp RP, Derweesh IH. Laparoscopic and percutaneous cryotherapy for renal neoplasms. Panminerva Med 2010; 52:331-8.
  12. Tatli S, Acar M, Tuncali K, et al. Percutaneous cryoablation techniques and clinical applications. Diagn Interv Radiol 2010; 16:90-5.
  13. Weisbrod AJ, Atwell TD, Frank I, et al. Percutaneous Cryoablation of Masses in a Solitary Kidney. Am J Roentgen 2010; 194:1620-5.

2009 and earlier

  1. Uppot RN, Silverman SG, Zagoria RJ, et al. Imaging-Guided Percutaneous Ablation for Renal Cell Carcinoma: A Primer of How We Do It. Am J Roentgen 2009; 192:1558-70.
  2. Littrup PJ, Ahmed A, Aoun HD, et al. CT-guided Percutaneous Cryotherapy of Renal Masses. J Vasc Interv Radiol 2007; 18:383-92.
  3. Allaf ME, Varkarakis IM, Bhayani SB, et al. Pain Control Requirements for Percutaneous Ablation of Renal Tumors: Cryoablation versus Radiofrequency Ablation - Initial Observations. Radiol 2005; 237:366-370.
  4. Imaging-Guided Percutaneous Radiofrequency Ablation of Solid Renal Masses: Techniques and Outcomes of 38 Treatment Sessions in 32 Consecutive Patients. Am J Roentgen 2003;180:1503-08.
  5. Shingleton WB, Sewell PE Jr. Percutaneous Renal Tumor Cryoablation with Magnetic Resonance Imaging Guidance. J Urol 2001; 165:773-6.

Laparoscopic Renal Cryoablation

2015

  1. Larcher A, Fossati N, Mistretta F, Lughezzani G, et al. Long-term oncologic outcomes of laparoscopic renal cryoablation as primary treatment for small renal masses. Urol Oncol 2015; 33(1):22e1-9.

2014

  1. Emara AM, Kommu SS, Hindley RG, Barber NJ. Robot-assisted partial nephrectomy vs laparoscopic cryoablation for the small renal mass: redefining the minimally invasive ‘gold standard’. BJU Int 2014; 113:92-9.
  2. Kim EH, Tanagho YS, Saad NE, et al. Comparison of Laparoscopic and Percutaneous Cryoablation for Treatment of Renal Masses. Urol 2014; 83:1081-7.
  3. Klatte T, Shariat SF, Remzi M. Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Perioperative and Oncologic Outcomes of Laparoscopic Cryoablation Versus Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy for the Treatment of Small Renal Tumors. J Urol 2014; 191:1209-17.
  4. Schiffman M, Moshfegh Am Talenfeld A, Del Pizzo JJ. Laparoscopic Renal Cryoablation. Semin Intervent Radiol 2014; 31:64-9.

2013

  1. Duffey B, Nguyen V, Lund E, et al. Intermediate-Term Outcomes After Renal Cryoablation: Results of a Multi- Institutional Study. J Endourol 2012; 26(1):15-20.
  2. Faddegon S, Cadeddu JA. Does Renal Mass Ablation Provide Adequate Long-term Oncologic Control? Urol Clin N Am 2012; 39: 181-90.
  3. Guillotreau J, Haber GP, Autorino R, et al. Robotic Partial Nephrectomy Versus Laparoscopic Cryoablation for the Small Renal Mass. Eur Urol 2012; 61(5): 899-904.
  4. Haramis G, Graversen JA, Mues AC, et al. Retrospective Comparison of Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy Versus Laparoscopic Renal Cryoablation for Small (<3.5 cm) Cortical Renal Masses. J Laparoendoscopic Adv Surg Tech 2012; 22(2): 152-7.
  5. Tanagho YS, Roytman TM, Bhayani SB, et al. Laparoscopic Cryoablation of Renal Masses: Single-center Longterm Experience. Urol 2012; 80:307-15.

2011

  1. Beemster PWT, Barwari K, Mamoulakis C, et al. Laparoscopic renal cryoablation using ultrathin 17-gauge cryoprobes: mid-term oncological and functional results. BJU Int 2011; 108(4):577-82.
  2. Klatte T, Grubmüller B, Waldert M, et al. Laparoscopic Cryoablation Versus Partial Nephrectomy for the Treatment of Small Renal Masses: Systematic Review and Cumulative Analysis of Observational Studies. Eur Urol 2011; 60:435-43.
  3. Strom KH, Derweesh I, Stroup SP, et al. Recurrence Rates After Percutaneous and Laparoscopic Renal Cryoablation of Small Renal Masses: Does the Approach Make a Difference? J Endourol 2011; 25(3):371-5
  4. Tsivian M, Caso J, Kimura M, Polascik TJ. Renal Function Outcomes After Laparoscopic Renal Cryoablation. J Endourol 2011; 25(8):1287-91.

2010

  1. Aron M, Kamoi K, Remer E, et al. Laparoscopic Renal Cryoablation: 8-Year, Single Surgeon Outcomes. J Urol 2010; 183:889-95.
  2. Breda A, Anterasian C, Belldegrun A. Management and Outcomes of Tumor Recurrence After Focal Ablation Renal Therapy. J Endourol 2010; 24(5):749-52.
  3. Beemster PWT, Wijkstra H, de la Rosette JJMCH, et al. Quality of Life and Perceived Pain After Laparoscopic- Assisted Renal Cryoablation. J Endourol 2010; 24(5):713-19.
  4. DeCastro GJ, Gupta M, Badani K, et al. Synchronous Cryoablation of Multiple Renal Lesions: Short-term Followup of Patient Outcomes. Urol 2010; 75:303-6.
  5. Guazzoni G, Cestari A, Buffi N, et al. Oncologic Results of Laparoscopic Renal Cryoablation for Clinical T1a Tumors: 8 Years of Experience in a Single Institution. Urol 2010; 76(3): 624-9.
  6. Mues AD, Okhunov Z, Haramis G, et al. Comparison of Percutaneous and Laparoscopic Renal Cryoablation for Small (<3.0 cm) Renal Masses. J Endourol 2010; 24(7):1097-1100.
  7. Park SH, Kang SH, Ko YH, et al. Cryoablation for Endophytic Renal Cell Carcinoma: Intermediate-Term Oncologic Efficacy and Safety. Korean J Urol 2010; 51:518-24.
  8. Stroup SP, Kopp RP, Derweesh IH. Laparoscopic and percutaneous cryotherapy for renal neoplasms. Panminerva Med 2010; 52:331-8.

2009 and earlier

  1. Badger WJ, Melquiades de Araujo HA, Kuehn DM, et al. Laparoscopic Renal Tumor Cryoablation: Appropriate Application of Real-Time Ultrasonographic Monitoring. J Endourol 2009; 23:427-30.
  2. Laguna MP, Beemster P, Kumar P, et al. Perioperative Morbidity of Laparoscopic Cryoablation of Small Renal Masses with Ultrathin Probes: A European Multicentre Experience. Eur Urol 2009; 56: 355-62.
  3. Breda A, Lam JS, Riggs S, et al. In Vivo Efficacy of Laparoscopic Assisted Percutaneous Renal Cryotherapy: Evidence Based Guidelines for the Practicing Urologist. J Urol 2008; 179:333-7.
  4. Ko YH, Park HS, Moon duG, et al. A matched-cohort comparison of laparoscopic renal cryoablation using ultrathin cryoprobes with open partial nephrectomy for the treatment of small renal cell carcinoma. Cancer Res Treat 2008; 40(4): 184-9.
  5. Weld KJ, Figenshau RS, Venkatesh R, et al. Laparoscopic Cryoablation for Small Renal Masses: Three-Year Follow-up. Urol 2007; 69:448-51
  6. Davol PE, Fulmer BR, Rukstalis DB. Long-Term Results of Cryoablation for Renal Cancer and Complex Renal Masses. Urol 2006; 68(S1a):2-6.