Giorgio Verrini

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OBJECTIVES To evaluate the prognostic impact of retroperitoneal lymph node dissection (RPLD) performed during nephroureterectomy on time to recurrence and survival in patients with infiltrative transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) of the upper urinary tract. METHODS The charts of 82 patients with T2-T4 TCC of the upper tract were retrospectively reviewed.(More)
OBJECTIVE We evaluated feasibility of TUR of Ta-T1 TCC of the bladder or bladder mapping under local anesthesia using a Physion endoinjector to see if correct tumor staging was possible, to check patient tolerability, and to analyze cost-effectiveness. METHODS Thirty patients with bladder tumors and 10 patients with hematuria and/or doubtful cytologies(More)
Primary carcinomas of the male anterior urethra account for less than 1% of all urological carcinoma. The majority of these neoplasias develop of the posterior part of the urethra (proximal portion). The most common histotype is the squamous-cellular carcinoma. We have only found 4 other published reports of primary transitional carcinoma of the male(More)
The authors after studying eight different cases of ectopic ureters, try to illustrate the most important points of the diagnostic course in this pathology. In fact, in this field of studies, it is not easy, every time, to define diagnosis by the usual ways of investigation, so the authors describe just those cases which were missed by past clinical(More)
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