On-the-spot test for bladder cancer superior to urinary cytology

  • Published 2005 in Nature Clinical Practice Urology


No single diagnostic test can reliably detect bladder malignancy. As such, the gold standard for diagnosis is a combination of flexible cystoscopy and urinary cytology. Sensitivity of the former is compromised, however, by inflammation, bleeding and visual similarity between malignant and normal tissue, while sensitivity of the latter is compromised by… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/ncpuro0135


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@article{2005OnthespotTF, title={On-the-spot test for bladder cancer superior to urinary cytology}, author={}, journal={Nature Clinical Practice Urology}, year={2005}, volume={2}, pages={120-120} }