Structural and ultrastructural changes in ileal neobladder mucosa: a 7-year follow-up.

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OBJECTIVE To investigate the long-term morphological changes in the intestinal segment used to create an orthotopic ileal neobladder. MATERIALS AND METHODS Periodic endoscopy with biopsy of the ileal mucosa was performed in 90 patients 3-84 months after radical cystectomy and urinary diversion via an orthotopic neobladder. Three cold-cup biopsies were… (More)

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@article{Aragona1998StructuralAU, title={Structural and ultrastructural changes in ileal neobladder mucosa: a 7-year follow-up.}, author={Francesco Aragona and Raffaele De Caro and Anna Rosita Parenti and Walter Artibani and P. Bassi and Pietro Franco Munari and Francesca Pagano}, journal={British journal of urology}, year={1998}, volume={81 1}, pages={55-61} }