Laparoscopic Transvesical Management of a Lower Ureter in Nephroureterectomy
Sem’s pluck technique is the commonly practiced transurethral management of a lower ureter during laparoscopic nephroureterectomy [1,2]. But there is always a risk of tumor seeding as the lumen of ureteric orifice remains open. Hence, we introduce a technique to clamp the ureter transvesically.
KeywordsFoley Catheter Reliable Technique Lithotomy Position Iliac Fossa Distal Ureter
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