How are infections treated following partial nephrectomy nephron-sparing surgery (NSS)?

Updated: Apr 01, 2019
  • Author: Reza Ghavamian, MD; Chief Editor: Bradley Fields Schwartz, DO, FACS  more...
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Other complications can include infections or those attributable to anesthesia (eg, atelectasis and pneumonia). Appropriate antibiotic treatment and postoperative use of incentive spirometry can help to decrease incidence and to aid in management.


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