Secondary malignancies in different forms of urinary diversion using isolated gut.

@article{Austen2004SecondaryMI,
  title={Secondary malignancies in different forms of urinary diversion using isolated gut.},
  author={Mark Austen and Tilman K{\"a}lble},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={2004},
  volume={172 3},
  pages={831-8}
}
PURPOSE Tumor development following ureterosigmoidostomy is a worldwide accepted late complication. In contrast, tumor risk in other forms of urinary diversion with the separation of urine and feces is still unclear. We present a complete and detailed analysis of all reported tumors following urinary diversions using isolated gut segments in the literature. We estimated the tumor risk in comparison to ureterosigmoidostomies and to the general population. MATERIALS AND METHODS We reviewed the… CONTINUE READING