Table 2.

Categorical renal functional outcomes for radical nephrectomy versus partial nephrectomy, radical nephrectomy versus thermal ablation, and partial nephrectomy versus thermal ablation

Incidence of New OnsetStudies, NRadical Nephrectomy or Partial NephrectomyPartial Nephrectomy or Thermal Ablation
Patients, NOutcomes, NOutcomes, %Patients, NOutcomes, NOutcomes, %
Radical nephrectomy versus partial nephrectomy
 CKD stage ≥3213598116832290134112
 CKD stage ≥3b8206845122323231910
 CKD stage ≥4516138651385504
 ESRD1028072313954160.4
Radical nephrectomy versus thermal ablation
 CKD stage ≥34819275342643513
 CKD stage ≥3b28217219222
 CKD stage ≥40NANANANANANA
 ESRD171238611
Partial nephrectomy versus thermal ablation
 CKD stage ≥3108801812057115828
 CKD stage ≥3b2137329222
 CKD stage ≥42106667811
 ESRD54776150292
  • NA, not applicable.