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A Surgical Incision Into The Renal Pelvis

Definitionsephrectomy is excision of the kidney nephrotomy is a surgical incision into the kidneyphrostomy is the creation of a permanent fistula leading into the pelvis of the kidney temporary nephrostomy tubes nephropyelostomy are occasionally used to divert urine when obstructive uropathy occurs or when the proximal ureter has been avulsed from the kidney.