Richard E. Link, MD, PhD, presented “Minimally Invasive Management of Urologic Disease in the Horseshoe Kidney” during the 24th Annual Innovations in Urologic Practice on September 14, 2019 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

How to cite: Link, Richard E. “Minimally Invasive Management of Urologic Disease in the Horseshoe Kidney” September 14, 2019. Accessed Nov 2019. https://grandroundsinurology.com/minimally-invasive-management-of-urologic-disease-in-the-horseshoe-kidney/

Minimally Invasive Management of Urologic Disease in the Horseshoe Kidney – Summary:

Richard E. Link, MD, PhD, provides an overview of the critical anatomic features of horseshoe kidneys in adults and how these features should factor into treatment decision-making. He describes how the presence of a horseshoe kidney can affect the management of ureteral obstruction and nephrolithiasis, and technical surgical considerations in these cases. 

About the 24th Annual Innovations in Urologic Practice

Innovations in Urologic Practice (Innovations) is an annual, multi-day, CME-accredited conference devoted to innovative diagnostic and treatment strategies for and controversies related to some of the most common urologic problems in the current era. The topics covered include oncological management of the bladder, kidney, and prostate. The conference also emphasizes general urology topics in pelvic reconstruction and trauma, men’s health, and infections in the urology patient. Dr. Link presented this lecture during the 24th Innovations in 2019. Please visit this page in order to register for future Innovations meetings.