Complications of Laparoscopic Urologic Surgery

  • Gyan Pareek
  • Timothy D. Moon
Part of the Current Clinical Urology book series (CCU)


The role of laparoscopy in the field of urology has continued to evolve over the last decade with the ever increasing complexity of operations performed. This chapter will summarize reported complications and provide a concise summary and clinical pathway to prevent, identify, and manage complications associated with laparoscopic urologic surgery.


Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy Rectal Injury Diaphragmatic Injury Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gyan Pareek
    • 1
  • Timothy D. Moon
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of UrologyBrown University Medical School and Rhode Island HospitalProvidence
  2. 2.Department of UrologyUniversity of Wisconsin Medical SchoolMadison

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