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Table 2 Breakdown of surgical approaches

From: Laparoscopic versus open nephrectomy in resource-constrained developing world hospitals: a retrospective analysis

  Open Laparoscopic Laparoscopic converted to open Total
Simple nephrectomy 66 18 0 84 (43%)
Radical nephrectomy 67 17 6 90 (45.9%)
Nephroureterectomy 9 2 0 11 (5.6%)
Partial nephrectomy 1 10 0 11 (5.6%)
Total 143 (73%) 47 (23.9%) 6 (3.1%) 196 (100%)