Intravesical instillations of interferon gamma in the prophylaxis of high risk superficial bladder cancer--results of a controlled prospective study.

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OBJECTIVE To determine if intravesically administered recombinant interferon (IFN) gamma may serve as adjuvant first line treatment in prophylaxis of superficial bladder cancer by reducing its risk for recurrence, in the short term. MATERIAL AND METHODS A total of 54 patients (43 males and 11 females) with superficial bladder tumours (Ta/T1) initially… (More)

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@article{Stavropoulos2002IntravesicalIO, title={Intravesical instillations of interferon gamma in the prophylaxis of high risk superficial bladder cancer--results of a controlled prospective study.}, author={Nikolaos Efthimios Stavropoulos and Konstantinos Hastazeris and Ioannis Filiadis and Ioannis Mihailidis and Eli Ioachim and Z. Liamis and P Kalomiris}, journal={Scandinavian journal of urology and nephrology}, year={2002}, volume={36 3}, pages={218-22} }