Fluorescence cystoscopy in the management of bladder cancer: a help for the urologist!

@article{Jichlinski2005FluorescenceCI,
  title={Fluorescence cystoscopy in the management of bladder cancer: a help for the urologist!},
  author={Patrice Jichlinski and Hans-Jurg Leisinger},
  journal={Urologia internationalis},
  year={2005},
  volume={74 2},
  pages={97-101}
}
As a disease characterized by a nature polymorphic and fluctuant in its evolution, superficial transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder remains a perpetual therapeutic challenge, and raises a great interest in the development of new diagnostic and surveillance techniques. This paper reviews 10 years of experience of fluorescence cystoscopy, a simple technique perfectly adapted to the current endoscopic equipment. Its principle is to enhance the visual contrast between benign and malignant… CONTINUE READING