[Treatment outcome of laparoscopic radical cystectomy at a single institution].

@article{Kanno2013TreatmentOO,
  title={[Treatment outcome of laparoscopic radical cystectomy at a single institution].},
  author={Toru Kanno and Ayumu Matsuda and Hiromasa Sakamoto and Ryuichi Nishiyama and Tomoyuki Oida and Takashi Okada and Toshiya Akao and Hitoshi Yamada},
  journal={Nihon Hinyokika Gakkai zasshi. The japanese journal of urology},
  year={2013},
  volume={104 5},
  pages={651-6}
}
OBJECTIVE The standard care for invasive bladder cancer is radical cystectomy with urinary diversion, but laparoscopic radical cystectomy (LRC) is still being evaluated. We describe our initial experience of laparoscopic radical cystectomy compared to open radical cystectomy (ORC). PATIENTS AND METHODS From January 2000 to June 2012, 84 patients underwent… CONTINUE READING