The expression of p53 and bcl-2 in superficial bladder transitional cell carcinoma and its role in the outcome of postoperative intravesical chemotherapy.

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BACKGROUND We evaluated whether p53 and bcl-2 expression has any predictive value on the outcome of postoperative adjuvant intravesical chemotherapy for superficial bladder transitional cell carcinoma (TCC). MATERIALS AND METHODS Immunostaining for p53 and bcl-2 was performed on paraffin-embedded tumor tissues obtained from 100 patients with superficial… (More)

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@article{Tzai1998TheEO, title={The expression of p53 and bcl-2 in superficial bladder transitional cell carcinoma and its role in the outcome of postoperative intravesical chemotherapy.}, author={T. S. Tzai and Nicole Chow and J. S. Lin and W. H. Yang and Y. C. Tong}, journal={Anticancer research}, year={1998}, volume={18 6B}, pages={4717-21} }