Microsatellite instability as prognostic marker in bladder tumors: a clinical significance

@article{Vaish2005MicrosatelliteIA,
  title={Microsatellite instability as prognostic marker in bladder tumors: a clinical significance},
  author={Minal Vaish and Anil Mandhani and Rishab Mittal and Bhagwant Rai Mittal},
  journal={BMC Urology},
  year={2005},
  volume={5},
  pages={2 - 2}
}
BACKGROUND Carcinoma of urinary bladder is one of the leading causes of death in India. Successful treatment of bladder cancer depends on the early detection & specific diagnostic approaches. In the present study, microsatellite instability (MSI) has been evaluated as a prognostic marker in patients with superficial urinary bladder cancer in lower urinary tract for determining risk of recurrence. METHODS A total of 44 patients with bladder tumors diagnosed with Transitional Cell Carcinomas… CONTINUE READING
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