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Operative Atlas of Laparoscopic and Robotic Reconstructive Urology

Second Edition

  • Vipul R. Patel
  • Manickam Ramalingam

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 23-23
    2. Hariharan Palayapalayam Ganapathi, Gabriel Ogaya-Pinies, Travis Rogers, Vipul R. Patel
      Pages 3-11
    3. Manickam Ramalingam, Kallappan Senthil, Anandan Murugesan
      Pages 31-37
    4. Marina Yiasemidou, Daniel Glassman, Chandra Shekhar Biyani
      Pages 39-47
  3. Reconstructive Procedures of Kidney and Pelvi Ureteric Junction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 49-49
    2. Manickam Ramalingam, Kallappan Senthil, George P. Abraham, C. Mallikarjuna, Kesava Pillai Subramonian, R. Vijay et al.
      Pages 51-94
    3. Hariharan Palayapalayam Ganapathi, Gabriel Ogaya-Pinies, Travis Rogers, Vipul R. Patel
      Pages 95-105
    4. Manickam Ramalingam, K. Selvarajan, Kallappan Senthil, G. Rajamani, R. T. Dharmendra
      Pages 107-115
    5. Manickam Ramalingam, Kallappan Senthil, Mizar G. Pai, Anandan Murugesan
      Pages 117-123
    6. Manickam Ramalingam, Kallappan Senthil, Mizar G. Pai
      Pages 125-132
    7. V. Sripathi, Rajiv Padankatti, Pavai Ganesan
      Pages 133-139
    8. Kallappan Senthil, N. Sivasankaran, Anandan Murugesan, Manickam Ramalingam
      Pages 141-150
    9. Kallappan Senthil, N. Sivasankaran, Anandan Murugesan, Mizar G. Pai, Manickam Ramalingam
      Pages 151-158
    10. Nasser Simforoosh, Mohammad Hadi Radfar
      Pages 159-163
    11. Howard M. H. Lau, Peter Penkoff, Nian Zeng, Yinong Niu
      Pages 165-184
  4. Reconstructive Procedures of the Ureter

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 193-193
    2. Manickam Ramalingam, Shailesh A. Shah, Prashanth Kulkarni, Kallappan Senthil, Anandan Murugesan, Mizar G. Pai
      Pages 195-218

About this book


This second edition title is the ideal reference book for residents and fellows, with step-by-step pictures and only the essential prose.

The major part of Operative Atlas of Laparoscopic and Robotic Reconstructive Urology, 2 edition is illustrated with magnificent photographs and diagrams depicting every step of a particular procedure. Instruments are clearly shown and have been photographed from both outside and inside the body. Chapters demonstrate accepted laparoscopic techniques that are the new gold standard in urology.

Outcome analyses show that with laparoscopy, one can achieve the same oncologic success as with open surgery but will less morbidity.


Laparoscopic Surgery Laparoscopic urologic surgery Pyeloplasty Recontructive Urology Robotic Laparoscopy Ureteric Reimplantation

Editors and affiliations

  • Vipul R. Patel
    • 1
  • Manickam Ramalingam
    • 2
  1. 1.Florida Hospital Global Robotics InstituteCelebrationUSA
  2. 2.PSG HospitalsCoimbatoreIndia

About the editors

Vipul Patel, MD FACS
Dr. Vipul Patel is the Medical Director of the Global Robotics Institute at Florida Hospital. Dr. Patel has personally performed the most robotic surgeries in the world and has currently performed over 8,000 robotic prostatectomies. Aside from vast surgical experience, he is also committed to sharing his expertise in training robotic urology surgeons around the world. Since 2007, he and his team of premier specialists have been providing individualized, state-of-the-art patient care with superior results.
He served as the Director of the Center for Robotic and Computer-assisted Surgery at The Ohio State University Medical Center for three years, where he was also an Associate Clinical Professor of Urology and Associate Professor of Bioinformatics. He is the founder of the Society of Robotic Surgery, the founder and Editor-in-chief of The Journal of Robotic Surgery. Dr Patel received Honorary Professorships from Korean University, the Asian School of Urology and the College of Medicine, and Ricardo Palma University in Lima, Peru.

Dr. M. Ramalingam is an Urologist in Pappanaickenpalayam, Coimbatore and has an experience of 40 years in this field. Dr. M. Ramalingam practices at Urology & Andrology Clinic in Pappanaickenpalayam, Coimbatore.
Dr. Ramalingam is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA). Some of the services provided by him are: Transurethral Resection of The Prostate (TURP), Urogynecology, Transplantation, Haematuria and Urinary Incontinence Surgery etc.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Operative Atlas of Laparoscopic and Robotic Reconstructive Urology
  • Book Subtitle Second Edition
  • Editors Vipul R. Patel
    Manickam Ramalingam
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-33229-1
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-81460-5
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-33231-4
  • Edition Number 2
  • Number of Pages XXII, 719
  • Number of Illustrations 67 b/w illustrations, 2288 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Urology
    Reproductive Medicine
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