Tomasz Konecki

Learn More
Emphysematous pyelonephritis (EPN) is an acute, rare, inflammatory disease, which typically occurs in patients who suffer from diabetes mellitus. We report the case of a patient who was admitted to the Department of Urology with septic signs, in whom, after performing computed tomography, the diagnosis of EPN was established. The patient underwent(More)
INTRODUCTION Breakdown of the extracellular matrix by matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs), as we know, is one of mechanisms involved and required in tumor invasion. MMP7 is a negative prognostic factor of various malignances, while MMP8 exhibits an inhibitory effect on tumorigenesis and metastasis. We evaluated the potential association of functional(More)
INTRODUCTION Prostate cancer is a major health problem in the male population both in Poland and Europe. In 2012, with the number of new cases in Europe up to 416,730 (representing 22.8% of all cancer cases in male population), PCa placed first in terms of highest incidence of ma-lignancy in men. Ferlay et al. estimated the number of new PCa cases in Poland(More)
  • 1