Urine survivin as a diagnostic biomarker for bladder cancer: a systematic review.

  title={Urine survivin as a diagnostic biomarker for bladder cancer: a systematic review.},
  author={Ja Hyeon Ku and Guilherme Finardi Godoy and Gilad E. Amiel and Seth P. Lerner},
  journal={BJU international},
  volume={110 5},
What's known on the subject? and What does the study add? Although many tests for identifying patients with new or recurrent bladder cancer have been used, a reliable method has yet to be established. Recently, increasing attention has focused on the role of survivin in bladder cancer detection. Because urine survivin tests have better sensitivity than cytology, urine survivin could potentially replace routine cytology and might be used as an adjunct method for cystoscopy. However, the clinical… CONTINUE READING
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