[Prophylactic effect of UFT on the recurrence of bladder cancer].


To evaluate the effect of UFT, a mixture of ftorafur and uracil in a ratio of 1:4, in preventing postoperative recurrence of bladder cancer, we performed a randomized controlled study with a non-medication group as control. UFT was given orally 400 mg a day for 6 months. Of 111 patients, 56 were given UFT and 55 were followed up without any medication. The… (More)


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@article{Naito1990ProphylacticEO, title={[Prophylactic effect of UFT on the recurrence of bladder cancer].}, author={Kensuke Naito and Haruo Hisazumi and Ayumi Saka and T. Nakamura and Shigenobu Kanda and I Mikawa and Sadakazu Ejiri and Taeko Miyagi and Tetsuo Katsumi and Kazuo Kitagawa}, journal={Hinyokika kiyo. Acta urologica Japonica}, year={1990}, volume={36 4}, pages={487-94} }