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Incidence and treatment of complications of bacillus Calmette-Guerin intravesical therapy in superficial bladder cancer.
Intravesical therapy with bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) has proved to be more effective in the prophylaxis and treatment of superficial bladder tumors and carcinoma in situ than mostExpand
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Careful selection and close monitoring of low-risk prostate cancer patients on active surveillance minimizes the need for treatment.
BACKGROUND With the advent of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening and the increase in the number of transrectal ultrasound-guided biopsy cores, there has been a dramatic rise in the incidenceExpand
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A review of current guidelines and best practice recommendations for the management of nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer by the International Bladder Cancer Group.
PURPOSE Although the European Association of Urology, First International Consultation on Bladder Tumors, National Comprehensive Cancer Network and American Urological Association guidelines allExpand
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Photodynamic diagnosis in urology: state of the art.
High grade NMIBC remains a treatment challenge for urologists. WLC is widely regarded as the gold standard for detection and TUR. PDD may offer superiority to WLC in terms of detection, recurrenceExpand
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Incidence, etiology, location, prevention and treatment of positive surgical margins after radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer.
PURPOSE During radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer tumor at the surgical margin is a relatively frequent finding. We summarize the literature on the incidence, etiology, location, preventionExpand
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Hexaminolevulinate guided fluorescence cystoscopy reduces recurrence in patients with nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer.
PURPOSE We assessed the impact that improved detection of nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer with hexaminolevulinate fluorescence cystoscopy may have on early recurrence rates. MATERIALS AND METHODSExpand
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ICUD-EAU International Consultation on Bladder Cancer 2012: Radical cystectomy and bladder preservation for muscle-invasive urothelial carcinoma of the bladder.
CONTEXT New guidelines of the International Consultation on Urological Diseases for the treatment of muscle-invasive bladder cancer (MIBC) have recently been published. OBJECTIVE To provide aExpand
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Use of a new tumor marker, urinary NMP22, in the detection of occult or rapidly recurring transitional cell carcinoma of the urinary tract following surgical treatment.
PURPOSE We evaluated the ability of an immunoassay for nuclear matrix protein 22 (NMP22 test kit) to predict the subsequent disease status of patients with transitional cell carcinoma of the urinaryExpand
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Radiation therapy for prostate cancer increases subsequent risk of bladder and rectal cancer: a population based cohort study.
PURPOSE Pre-prostate specific antigen era series demonstrated an increased risk of bladder cancer and rectal cancer in men who received radiotherapy for prostate cancer. We estimated the risk ofExpand
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A prospective study measuring penile length in men treated with radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer.
PURPOSE Some patients report that the penis is smaller after radical retropubic prostatectomy for prostate cancer. We performed a prospective study which measured penile length before and afterExpand
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