Expand URO (Genitourinary Cancers that Require Surgery) - Clinical Trial

What is the Purpose of this Study?

We are doing this study to learn more about the performance and safety of the Medtronic Hugo RAS (Robot Assisted Surgery) system when it is used to assist with urologic surgical procedures.

What is the Condition Being Studied?

Urologic Disorders that Require Surgery

Who Can Participate in the Study?

Adults ages 22+ who:

  • Plan to have a radical prostatectomy, radical cystectomy, or nephrectomy (partial or radical) surgical procedure
  • Do not have any medical conditions that make surgery risky (e.g., an active infection)
  • Are not pregnant

For more information about who can join this study, please contact the study team at urologyresearch@duke.edu.

Age Group

What is Involved?

If you choose to join this study, the Medtronic Hugo RAS System will be used to assist with your surgical procedure.

You will visit our clinic one time, 30 days after your operation, if your surgery is not related to cancer. If your surgery is related to cancer, you will have follow-up visits to our clinic once every year for 5 years.

Study Details

Full Title
A prospective, multi-center, single-arm study of the Medtronic Hugo? Robotic Assisted Surgery (RAS) System in Urologic Surgery (Expand URO)
Principal Investigator
Urologic Oncologist
Protocol Number
IRB: PRO00108661
Phase N/A
Enrollment Status
Open for Enrollment