A Stenzl

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The meatal mobilization technique for coronal/subcoronal hypospadias repair
    Joerg Seibold
    Department of Urology, University of Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, D 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    BJU Int 100:164-7; discussion 167. 2007
  2. pmc Severe paraneoplastic hypereosinophilia in metastatic renal cell carcinoma
    Tilman Todenhöfer
    Department of Urology, University Hospital Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    BMC Urol 12:7. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint [Advantages of nerve-sparing pelvic surgery. Animal experiments and clinical results]
    A Stenzl
    Klinik für Urologie Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Urologe A 43:141-49. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Orthotopic bladder reconstruction in women--what we have learned over the last decade
    Arnulf Stenzl
    Department of Urology, University of Tuebingen Medical School, D 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 47:147-54. 2003
  5. pmc Cost effective laparoendoscopic single-site surgery with a reusable platform
    C Schwentner
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen, Germany
    JSLS 17:285-91. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Prostatic peripheral nerve distribution may impact the functional outcome of nerve-sparing prostatectomy
    B Amend
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076, Tuebingen, Germany
    World J Urol 31:377-82. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Influence of body mass index, surgical approach and lymphadenectomy on the development of symptomatic lymphoceles after radical prostatectomy
    J Mundhenk
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Urol Int 90:270-6. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Kidney-specific cadherin correlates with the ontogenetic origin of renal cell carcinoma subtypes: an indicator of a malignant potential?
    M Horstmann
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, Tuebingen, Germany
    World J Urol 30:525-31. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Development of a porcine animal model for urethral stricture repair using autologous urothelial cells
    J Seibold
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Pediatr Urol 8:194-200. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint [The interdisciplinary approach to improve treatment quality of prostate cancer. Optimized nerve sparing in radical prostatectomy]
    K D Sievert
    Universitatsklinik fur Urologie, Universitatsklinikum Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tubingen
    Urologe A 46:1104-12. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint The meatal mobilization technique for coronal/subcoronal hypospadias repair
    Joerg Seibold
    Department of Urology, University of Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, D 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    BJU Int 100:164-7; discussion 167. 2007
    ..To describe meatal mobilization (MEMO) by distal urethral preparation as an improved surgical technique for distal hypospadias repair, including glanular, coronal and subcoronal location of the meatus, with or without chordee...
  2. pmc Severe paraneoplastic hypereosinophilia in metastatic renal cell carcinoma
    Tilman Todenhöfer
    Department of Urology, University Hospital Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    BMC Urol 12:7. 2012
    ..Paraneoplastic hypereosinophilia has been reported in a variety of hematologic and solid tumors. We present the first case in the literature of severe paraneoplastic hypereosinophilia in a patient with renal cell carcinoma...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Advantages of nerve-sparing pelvic surgery. Animal experiments and clinical results]
    A Stenzl
    Klinik für Urologie Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Urologe A 43:141-49. 2004
    ..In this article, we present the results of current experimental and clinical studies, which underline the importance of nerve sparing techniques for maintaining a satisfying urinary and sexual function in this patient population...
  4. ncbi request reprint Orthotopic bladder reconstruction in women--what we have learned over the last decade
    Arnulf Stenzl
    Department of Urology, University of Tuebingen Medical School, D 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 47:147-54. 2003
    ..Both diurnal and nocturnal continence and clean intermittent catheterization rates after 6 months justify the use of orthotopic neobladders as the procedure of choice in the majority of female patients with bladder neoplasms...
  5. pmc Cost effective laparoendoscopic single-site surgery with a reusable platform
    C Schwentner
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen, Germany
    JSLS 17:285-91. 2013
    ..Besides technical issues, cost is one of the limiting factors for its widespread acceptance. The current study describes the first completely reusable LESS-platform...
  6. doi request reprint Prostatic peripheral nerve distribution may impact the functional outcome of nerve-sparing prostatectomy
    B Amend
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076, Tuebingen, Germany
    World J Urol 31:377-82. 2013
    ..To study microscopic patterns of remaining peripheral nerves (PN) after nerve-sparing (NS) radical prostatectomy (RP) and possible consequences for nerve preparation...
  7. doi request reprint Influence of body mass index, surgical approach and lymphadenectomy on the development of symptomatic lymphoceles after radical prostatectomy
    J Mundhenk
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Urol Int 90:270-6. 2013
    ..Identification of factors influencing lymphocele formation requiring intervention after radical prostatectomy...
  8. doi request reprint Kidney-specific cadherin correlates with the ontogenetic origin of renal cell carcinoma subtypes: an indicator of a malignant potential?
    M Horstmann
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, Tuebingen, Germany
    World J Urol 30:525-31. 2012
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Development of a porcine animal model for urethral stricture repair using autologous urothelial cells
    J Seibold
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Pediatr Urol 8:194-200. 2012
    ..To present a versatile large animal model for endoscopic stricture repair using autologous urothelial cells...
  10. ncbi request reprint [The interdisciplinary approach to improve treatment quality of prostate cancer. Optimized nerve sparing in radical prostatectomy]
    K D Sievert
    Universitatsklinik fur Urologie, Universitatsklinikum Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tubingen
    Urologe A 46:1104-12. 2007
    ..After sufficient oncological treatment of prostate cancer the life quality becomes most important. A multi disciplinary research network aims to optimize the diagnostics and the resulting treatment of prostate cancer...
  11. ncbi request reprint Influence of age on false positive rates of urine-based tumor markers
    M Horstmann
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler, str 3, 72076, Tuebingen, Germany
    World J Urol 31:935-40. 2013
    ..Several influencing factors on false positive rates (FPRs) of urine-based tumor markers in the detection of urothelial cancer (UC) have been identified. We evaluated age as a possible influencing factor...
  12. pmc Hsa-mir-124-3 CpG island methylation is associated with advanced tumours and disease recurrence of patients with clear cell renal cell carcinoma
    K Gebauer
    Department of Urology, Hannover Medical School, OE6247, Carl Neuberg Str 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Br J Cancer 108:131-8. 2013
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Toxic dermatolysis, tissue necrosis and impaired wound healing due to sunitinib treatment leading to forefoot amputation
    S Feyerabend
    Department of Urology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Urol Int 82:246-8. 2009
    ..We report a case of fulminant toxic dermatolysis, tissue necrosis and impaired wound healing resulting in the amputation of one forefoot after 6 days of treatment with sunitinib...
  14. doi request reprint Akt signalling parameters are different in oncocytomas compared to renal cell carcinoma
    B Amend
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076, Tuebingen, Germany
    World J Urol 30:353-9. 2012
    ..Aim of the present work was to determine the alterations of Akt parameters PTEN, phosphorylated Akt (p-Akt) and p27(Kip1) in oncocytoma to better understand the dedifferentiation of renal tumours...
  15. doi request reprint Prognostic and diagnostic relevance of hypermethylated in cancer 1 (HIC1) CpG island methylation in renal cell carcinoma
    H Eggers
    Department of Urology, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Int J Oncol 40:1650-8. 2012
    ..Therefore, HIC1 - CGI methylation could be a candidate marker to improve individualized therapy and risk stratification...
  16. ncbi request reprint Tissue microarrays: applications in urological cancer research
    A S Merseburger
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    World J Urol 24:579-84. 2006
    ..Its application, limitations, and selected previous study results regarding urologic malignancies are presented and discussed...
  17. doi request reprint Laparoscopic heminephroureterectomy for duplex kidney anomalies in the pediatric population
    J Seibold
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    J Pediatr Urol 4:345-7. 2008
    ..In the present study, we report our own experiences with this technique...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Tissue engineering and stem cell research in urology for a reconstructive or regenerative treatment approach]
    K D Sievert
    Klinik für Urologie, Universitatsklinikum, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tubingen
    Urologe A 46:1224-30. 2007
    ..The close cooperation of different disciplines shortens the time to develop therapeutic approaches with a close clinical relationship in reconstructive and regenerative urology...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Tissue engineering of the urethra and ureter]
    S Corvin
    Urologische Klinik, Eberhard Karls Universitat, Tubingen
    Urologe A 43:1213-6. 2004
    ..It can be speculated that stem cell research might help to overcome this specific problem in the future...
  20. pmc Economic aspects of bladder cancer: what are the benefits and costs?
    K D Sievert
    Department for Urology, University of Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, Tuebingen 72076, Germany
    World J Urol 27:295-300. 2009
    ..The purpose of this paper was to utilize the recent literature to identify opportunities for improving the benefits and costs of BC care...
  21. doi request reprint Dual-energy CT for the characterization of urinary calculi: In vitro and in vivo evaluation of a low-dose scanning protocol
    C Thomas
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Eur Radiol 19:1553-9. 2009
    ..In conclusion, dual-energy urinary calculus analysis is effective also with a low-dose protocol. The protocol tested in this study reliably identified calcified urinary calculi in vivo...
  22. doi request reprint [Minimally invasive percutaneous nephrolitholapaxy (MIP)]
    U Nagele
    Klinik für Urologie, Universitatsklinikum, Tubingen, Deutschland
    Urologe A 47:1066, 1068-73. 2008
    ..MIP therefore represents a promising and future-oriented module in modern stone therapy...
  23. doi request reprint [Photodynamic diagnostics in the urinary tract. Consensus paper of the Working Group for Oncology of the German Society for Urology]
    A Stenzl
    Universitatsklinik fur Urologie, Eberhard Karls Universitat Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076, Tubingen, Germany
    Urologe A 47:982-7. 2008
    ..A consensus with regards to the indications, contraindications, technique, pre-clinical data, comparison of HAL and 5-ALA, current results, costs and follow-up was reached and are presented in this paper...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Value of stem cell therapy for the treatment of stress incontinence. Current status and perspectives]
    K D Sievert
    Klinik für Urologie, Universitatsklinikum, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 2, 72076, Tubingen, Deutschland
    Urologe A 46:264-7. 2007
    ..Before this procedure is adopted into general clinical practice, further studies with validated evaluations and a sound legal basis are needed...
  25. doi request reprint [Long-term results after endoscopic subureteral injection for VUR using dextranomer/hyaluronic acid copolymer : a five years experience]
    J Seibold
    Klinik für Urologie, Eberhard Karls Universitat, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076, Tubingen, Deutschland
    Urologe A 49:536-9. 2010
    ..We present the long-term results of endoscopic use of dextranomer/hyaluronic acid copolymer (Deflux) for VUR grade I-IV in children...
  26. doi request reprint [Bioartificial urothelium generated from bladder washings. A future therapeutic option for reconstructive surgery]
    G Feil
    Klinik für Urologie, Eberhard Karls Universitat, Tubingen, Deutschland
    Urologe A 47:1091-2, 1094-6. 2008
    ..Current work focuses on establishing cell culture techniques according to legal regulations, terminal differentiation of the urothelial constructs in vitro, and techniques to surgically implant lab-grown bioartificial urothelium...
  27. ncbi request reprint [ImmunoCyt--a new urine test in diagnosis of bladder cancer]
    G Feil
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Urologie, Eberhard Karls Universitat Tubingen
    Urologe A 42:531-7. 2003
    ..In conclusion the ImmunoCyt test can not replace cystoscopy (with biopsy) in diagnosis and monitoring of bladder cancer...
  28. ncbi request reprint Impact of tumor size on the long-term survival of patients with early stage renal cell cancer
    M Kuczyk
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    World J Urol 23:50-4. 2005
    ..The present study demonstrates the need for multivariate statistical approaches when the latest modification of the TNM classification system is critically evaluated...
  29. ncbi request reprint Renal tubular alteration by crystalluria in stone disease-an experimental study by means of MDCK cells
    S Lahme
    Department of Urology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Urol Int 72:244-51. 2004
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint [Complicated urethral reconstruction in the adult and adult and infant males]
    J Seibold
    Klinik für Urologie, Universitatsklinikum, Tubingen
    Urologe A 44:768-73. 2005
    ..In all children the outcome with the MEMO-technique was successful without any major complication with a mean follow-up of 12.5 months...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Voluntary micturition after intradural nerve anastomosis]
    K D Sievert
    Klinik für Urologie, Universitat Tubingen
    Urologe A 44:756-61. 2005
    ..One of the major challenges in neuro-urology is the restoration of voluntary voiding in a patient after spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  32. ncbi request reprint [In vitro stratified urothelium and its relevance in reconstructive urology]
    S Maurer
    Labor für Tissue Engineering, Klinik für Urologie, Eberhard Karls Universitat, Tubingen
    Urologe A 44:738-42. 2005
    ..However, up to now there has been no clinical application in humans of urothelial sheets generated in vitro. Here we review facts about the different strategies for generating multilayered urothelial sheets...
  33. doi request reprint Introducing a large animal model to create urethral stricture similar to human stricture disease: a comparative experimental microscopic study
    Karl Dietrich Sievert
    Department of Urology, THG Surgery Experimental Medicine TOG, Eberhard Karls University, Tubingen, Germany
    J Urol 187:1101-9. 2012
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint [Pathophysiology of wound healing and current treatment strategies in a urological context]
    C Wicke
    Klinik für Allgemeine, Viszeral und Transplantationschirurgie, Universitatsklinikum Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, Tubingen, Germany
    Urologe A 46:1721-32; quiz 1733-4. 2007
    ..New types of treatment should be selected with due consideration for clinical variables, the patient's quality of life and independence, and cost effectiveness...
  35. ncbi request reprint Blended E-learning in a Web-based virtual hospital: a useful tool for undergraduate education in urology
    M Horstmann
    Department of Urology, University of Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, Tuebingen, Germany
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 22:269. 2009
    ..Experience with its use in urology, however, is scarce. We present our teaching experience with the INMEDEA simulator to teach urological care to medical students...
  36. doi request reprint [Lower pole calyceal stones]
    U Nagele
    Klinik für Urologie, Universitatsklinikum Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tubingen, Deutschland
    Urologe A 47:875-84. 2008
    ..In line with the advancement of percutaneous nephrolitholapaxy (PCNL), a promising method also for the treatment of larger lower pole stones is available today with minimally invasive PCNL (MIP)...
  37. doi request reprint A randomized, double-blind, multicenter, phase 2 study of a human monoclonal antibody to human αν integrins (intetumumab) in combination with docetaxel and prednisone for the first-line treatment of patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate c
    A Heidenreich
    Department of Urology, University Hospital of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Ann Oncol 24:329-36. 2013
    ..Intetumumab is a fully human mAb with antiangiogenic, antitumor properties which has shown potential therapeutic effect in castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC) patients...
  38. doi request reprint [Renal cell carcinoma: recent developments in diagnostics and therapy]
    J Bedke
    Klinik für Urologie, Eberhard Karls Universitat Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tubingen
    Urologe A 49:178-84. 2010
    ..New medical treatment strategies including new substances, vaccines and the possibility of sequential therapy are discussed...
  39. ncbi request reprint Alterations of neuropeptides in the human gut during peritonitis
    P Jacob
    Department of General and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital of Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 392:267-71. 2007
    ..We investigated the expression of substance P (SP) and vasoactive intestinal peptide (VIP) in the myenteric plexus during peritonitis in human small bowel...
  40. doi request reprint Desmopressin treatment regimens in monosymptomatic and nonmonosymptomatic enuresis: A review from a clinical perspective
    S H Alloussi
    Eberhard Karls University, Department of Urology, University of Tubingen, Germany
    J Pediatr Urol 7:10-20. 2011
    ..To evaluate outcomes of desmopressin treatment in monosymptomatic enuresis (ME) and nonmonosymptomatic enuresis (NME)...
  41. doi request reprint Alteration of bone sialoprotein expression in osseous metastasized renal cell carcinomas and the tumor surrounding tissue
    F Mittag
    Department of Orthopedics, Eberhard Karls University, Tuebingen, Germany
    Clin Exp Metastasis 29:179-83. 2012
    ..Alternation of BSP expression could be detected particularly in renal parenchyma and linked to the type of metastases...
  42. ncbi request reprint Correlation of bFGF expression in renal cell cancer with clinical and histopathological features by tissue microarray analysis and measurement of serum levels
    M Horstmann
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076, Tubingen, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 131:715-22. 2005
    ..The value of bFGF serum levels as indicators of systemic tumour dissemination remains to be determined...
  43. ncbi request reprint Neurogenic bladder treatment by doubling the recommended antimuscarinic dosage
    M Horstmann
    Department of Urology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Neurourol Urodyn 25:441-5. 2006
    ..All patients were suffering from neurogenic detrusor overactivity incontinence. Tolerability and success were evaluated in the present study...
  44. doi request reprint Activation of PI3K is associated with reduced survival in renal cell carcinoma
    Axel S Merseburger
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Urol Int 80:372-7. 2008
    ..PTEN dephosphorylates the liquid product of PI3K...
  45. ncbi request reprint A newly designed amplatz sheath decreases intrapelvic irrigation pressure during mini-percutaneous nephrolitholapaxy: an in-vitro pressure-measurement and microscopic study
    Udo Nagele
    Department of Urology, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Endourol 21:1113-6. 2007
    ..In addition, the hydrodynamic effects of this device can be used for suction and removal of the stone fragments, in contrast to a standard Amplatz sheath...
  46. ncbi request reprint Subcutaneous tunneling of the temporary testing electrode significantly improves the success rate of subchronic sacral nerve modulation (SNM)
    Karl Dietrich Sievert
    Department of Urology, University of Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    World J Urol 25:607-12. 2007
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Tissue engineering for the lower urinary tract: a review of a state of the art approach
    Karl Dietrich Sievert
    The Department of Urology, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Eur Urol 52:1580-9. 2007
    ..To examine these possibilities with a special emphasis on the lower urinary tract, we provide a review of the development of TE techniques and a high-level overview of related regulatory and legal issues...
  48. ncbi request reprint The remnant urothelium after reconstructive bladder surgery
    Arnulf Stenzl
    Department of Urology and Institute of Pathology, University of Innsbruck Medical School, Austria
    Eur Urol 41:124-31. 2002
    ..A longer observation period in larger numbers of patients with an orthotopic neo-bladder and longer survival rates in general after cystectomy may reveal an increase in the incidence of upper tract tumours over the next decade...
  49. ncbi request reprint Immunoreactivity of p63 in monolayered and in vitro stratified human urothelial cell cultures compared with native urothelial tissue
    Gerhard Feil
    Department of Urology, University of Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, D 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Eur Urol 53:1066-72. 2008
    ..To investigate the immunoreactivity of p63 in monolayered and stratified human urothelial cell cultures and in normal urothelial tissues to assess the differentiation status of in vitro stratified urothelial constructs...
  50. doi request reprint Management of lower-pole stones of 0.8 to 1.5 cm maximal diameter by the minimally invasive percutaneous approach
    Udo Nagele
    Department of Urology, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Endourol 22:1851-3; discussion 1857. 2008
  51. ncbi request reprint Radical prostatectomy in advanced-stage and -grade disease: cure, cytoreduction, or cosmetics?
    Arnulf Stenzl
    Eur Urol 53:234-6. 2008
  52. doi request reprint Post-chemotherapy laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph-node dissection in testis cancer patients
    Rafael Maldonado-Valadez
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Endourol 21:1501-4. 2007
    ..To reduce the morbidity and to improve the acceptance of RPLND, laparoscopy has been introduced. In this study, we describe our experiences with laparoscopic RPLND for stage II testicular carcinoma after chemotherapy...
  53. ncbi request reprint Novel therapeutic options in metastatic renal cancer - review and post ASCO 2007 update
    Stephan Kruck
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University, Tuebingen, Germany
    Rev Recent Clin Trials 3:212-6. 2008
    ..This review presents and discusses the effectiveness of the most frequently used substances in mono- or combination regimes based on current data of the ASCO 2007...
  54. ncbi request reprint Histological verification of 11C-choline-positron emission/computed tomography-positive lymph nodes in patients with biochemical failure after treatment for localized prostate cancer
    David Schilling
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital Tubingen, Germany
    BJU Int 102:446-51. 2008
    ..To evaluate the potential of (11)C-choline-positron emission tomography (PET)/computed tomography (CT) for planning surgery in patients with prostate cancer and prostate-specific antigen (PSA) relapse after treatment with curative intent...
  55. ncbi request reprint PTEN and p27Kip1 are not downregulated in the majority of renal cell carcinomas--implications for Akt activation
    Joerg Hennenlotter
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Oncol Rep 19:1141-7. 2008
    ..Furthermore, Akt activation may not result in a decreased p27Kip1, the latter being retained and overexpressed in the majority of renal cell cancers when compared with the corresponding benign renal parenchyma...
  56. doi request reprint Can we still afford bladder cancer?
    Arnulf Stenzl
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Curr Opin Urol 18:488-92. 2008
    ..Costs for follow-up (excluding costs for reinterventions) compared with transurethral resection and cystectomy account for a considerably lower portion of the overall costs...
  57. ncbi request reprint Cathepsin D serum levels are not a valid serum marker in renal cell carcinoma
    Axel S Merseburger
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Urol Int 79:41-3. 2007
    ..It was the aim of this study to evaluate the serum levels of cathepsin D (Cath D) as a diagnostic tool in patients with renal cell carcinoma (RCC) in comparison with healthy volunteers...
  58. ncbi request reprint Steerable antegrade stenting: a new trick of the trade
    Udo Nagele
    Department of Urology, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Int Braz J Urol 33:389-93; discussion 393-4. 2007
    ..In the present study, this simple technique is used to position a floppy guide wire through a modified needle directly through the renal pelvis into the ureter...
  59. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of the ImmunoCyt assay in the diagnosis of transitional cell carcinoma of the urinary bladder
    Gerhard Feil
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University of Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Anticancer Res 23:963-7. 2003
    ..On account of its low sensitivity, the ImmunoCyt test cannot replace cystoscopy (with biopsy) in the diagnosis and monitoring of bladder cancer...
  60. ncbi request reprint Urethrovaginal fistula--a rare complication after the placement of a suburethral sling (IVS)
    Christl Reisenauer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Tuebingen, Calwerstrasse 7, 72076, Tuebingen, Germany
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18:343-6. 2007
    ..A subsequent conservative treatment regime with duloxetine and pelvic floor training improved the stress urinary incontinence to the patient's satisfaction...
  61. ncbi request reprint MRI-guided biopsy of the prostate increases diagnostic performance in men with elevated or increasing PSA levels after previous negative TRUS biopsies
    Aristotelis G Anastasiadis
    Department of Urology, Comprehensive Cancer Center CCC Tübingen, Eberhard Karls Universitat Tubingen, Germany
    Eur Urol 50:738-48; discussion 748-9. 2006
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Advances in the treatment of testicular cancer
    Hans Georg Kopp
    Department of Medical Oncology, Medical Center II, Hematology, Rheumatology, Pneumology and Immunology, South West German Cancer Center, Eberhard Karls University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Drugs 66:641-59. 2006
    ..For example, tandem high-dose chemotherapy regimens might be effective in achieving higher cure rates in these patients...
  63. ncbi request reprint Introducing a novel technique to remove accidentally stitched or entrapped urethral catheters after radical prostatectomy
    Udo Nagele
    Department of Urology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Urol Int 76:199-201. 2006
    ..On occasion, catheter removal is not possible due to fixation by one of the anastomotic sutures. In this case, a longer catheterization period may increase the risk of infection and formation of an anastomotic stricture...
  64. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic sentinel lymph node dissection--a novel technique for the staging of prostate cancer
    Stefan Corvin
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University, Tuebingen, Germany
    Eur Urol 49:280-5. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the suitability of laparoscopic radioisotope guided sentinel lymph node (SLN) dissection in staging of prostate carcinoma...
  65. ncbi request reprint Docetaxel, estramustine and prednisone for hormone-refractory prostate cancer: a single-center experience
    Angela Boehmer
    Department of Urology, University of Tuebingen Medical Center, Tuebingen, Germany
    Anticancer Res 25:4481-6. 2005
    ..We, therefore, wanted to evaluate a docetaxel-based regimen, with regard to efficacy and tolerability, in men with HRPC at our institution...
  66. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic management of the adult nonpalpable testicle
    Stefan Corvin
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University, Tubingen, Germany
    Urol Int 75:337-9. 2005
    ..This report describes own experiences with laparoscopic management of adult men with cryptorchidism...
  67. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph-node dissection with the waterjet is technically feasible and safe in testis-cancer patient
    Stefan Corvin
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tubingen, Germany
    J Endourol 19:823-6. 2005
    ..It is, however, technically demanding and should therefore be performed only in experienced centers. The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the waterjet technique for laparoscopic RPLND...
  68. ncbi request reprint Membranous expression and prognostic implications of epidermal growth factor receptor protein in human renal cell cancer
    Axel S Merseburger
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076, Tuebingen, Germany
    Anticancer Res 25:1901-7. 2005
    ..Therefore, the aim of the present study was to determine EGFR expression in clear cell renal cell carcinomas (RCC) to evaluate its prognostic relevance for the clinical course of the disease...
  69. ncbi request reprint Cathepsin D expression in renal cell cancer-clinical implications
    Axel S Merseburger
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler, Germany
    Eur Urol 48:519-26. 2005
    ..Whereas the expression of Cathepsin D (Cath D) is suggested to enhance the biological aggressiveness of human malignancies, its role in renal cell carcinoma (RCC), however, has not been investigated...
  70. ncbi request reprint MAGED4-expression in renal cell carcinoma and identification of an HLA-A*25-restricted MHC class I ligand from solid tumor tissue
    Björn F Krämer
    Institute for Cell Biology, Department of Immunology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Cancer Biol Ther 4:943-8. 2005
    ..Ligands from MAGED4 could thus be interesting tumor-associated antigens in a subset of RCC, even though the identified ligand is presented by a rather rare allele...
  71. pmc Intensity modulated radiotherapy for high risk prostate cancer based on sentinel node SPECT imaging for target volume definition
    Ute Ganswindt
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    BMC Cancer 5:91. 2005
    ..To overcome this limitation, we tested the feasibility of an intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) protocol, taking under consideration the individual pelvic sentinel node drainage pattern by SPECT functional imaging...
  72. ncbi request reprint Current and future strategies for preventing and managing erectile dysfunction following radical prostatectomy
    Arnulf Stenzl
    Int Braz J Urol 30:351-2. 2004
  73. ncbi request reprint Functional characterization of prostate cancer by integrated magnetic resonance imaging and oxygenation changes during carbogen breathing
    Till Diergarten
    Department of Radiology, Eberhard Karls University Tubingen, Germany
    Invest Radiol 40:102-9. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the changes in oxygenation of prostate cancer induced by carbogen breathing using blood oxygen level-dependent (BOLD) magnetic resonance image (MRI) with an endorectal coil (eMRI)...
  74. ncbi request reprint Lessons to be learned from primary renal cell carcinomas: novel tumor antigens and HLA ligands for immunotherapy
    Tobias Krüger
    Department of Immunology, Institute for Cell Biology, University of Tubingen, Auf der Morgenstelle 15, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Cancer Immunol Immunother 54:826-36. 2005
    ..This underlines the advantage of a personalized therapeutic approach. Further analyses will contribute additional HLA ligands to this repertoire of universal as well as patient-individual tumor antigens...
  75. ncbi request reprint 3D proton MR spectroscopic imaging of prostate cancer using a standard spine coil at 1.5 T in clinical routine: a feasibility study
    Matthias P Lichy
    Section of Experimental Radiology, Department of Radiologic Diagnostics, Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Eur Radiol 15:653-60. 2005
    ..5 T. It can consequently be applied to patients even with contraindications for endorectal coils. However, spectral quality and signal-to-noise ratio is clearly inferior to 3D MRSI examinations with endorectal coils...
  76. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for nonseminomatous testicular carcinoma
    Stefan Corvin
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    World J Urol 22:33-6. 2004
    ..In conclusion, laparoscopic RPLND is a safe method for low-stage germ cell tumors with minimal invasiveness and excellent clinical results. Thus laparoscopy might contribute to a better acceptance of RPLND...
  77. ncbi request reprint Immunotherapy of renal cell carcinoma
    Cecile Gouttefangeas
    Institute for Cell Biology, Department of Immunology, Eberhard Karls University, Auf der Morgenstelle 15, 72076, Tubingen, Germany
    Cancer Immunol Immunother 56:117-28. 2007
    ..Hopefully these will very soon contribute to an improvement in renal cell carcinoma specific immunotherapy and its evaluation...
  78. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcome after cystectomy in patients with lymph node-positive bladder cancer
    Udo Nagele
    Department of Urology, University of Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, Tuebingen 72076, Germany
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 6:871-6. 2006
    ..Recognizing the inevitably poor clinical prognosis in cases with gross nodal involvement (N3), the clinical value of an extended lymph node dissection in these patients is very questionable...
  79. ncbi request reprint Urinary diversion
    Richard E Hautmann
    Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Urology 69:17-49. 2007
    ..4) Most reconstructive surgeons have abandoned the continent Kock ileal reservoir largely because of the significant complication rate associated with the intussuscepted nipple valve...
  80. ncbi request reprint Introducing a new sealant applicator for easy, safe, and quick closure of a mini-percutaneous nephrolitholapaxy access tract
    Udo Nagele
    Department of Urology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    J Endourol 21:393-6. 2007
    ..To achieve better hemostasis after mini-percutaneous nephrolitholapaxy (mini-PCNL), we developed a new application device that can be used to close the renal-access tract with gelatin matrix hemostatic sealant (GMHS)...
  81. ncbi request reprint Age-related rhabdosphincter function in female urinary stress incontinence: assessment of intraurethral sonography
    Andrea Klauser
    Department of Radiology II, Innsbruck University, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Ultrasound Med 23:631-7; quiz 638-9. 2004
    ..To assess dynamic intraurethral sonography in the diagnostic evaluation of the function of the rhabdosphincter in female patients with urinary stress incontinence in relation to patient age...
  82. ncbi request reprint Optimized coverage of high-risk adjuvant lymph node areas in prostate cancer using a sentinel node-based, intensity-modulated radiation therapy technique
    Ute Ganswindt
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:347-55. 2007
    ..To account for the highly individual lymphatic drainage pattern we tested an intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) approach based on the determination of pelvic sentinel lymph nodes (SN)...
  83. ncbi request reprint Size does matter: 1.5 Fr. stone baskets almost double irrigation flow during flexible ureteroscopy compared to 1.9 Fr. stone baskets
    Udo Nagele
    Department of Urology, University of Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, Tuebingen 72076, Germany
    Urol Res 34:389-92. 2006
    ..This study confirmed the subjective impression of inadequate description of relevant basket diameters as well as that of a significant improvement of irrigation flow with the newest generation of stone baskets with smaller diameters...
  84. ncbi request reprint Closing the tract of mini-percutaneous nephrolithotomy with gelatine matrix hemostatic sealant can replace nephrostomy tube placement
    Udo Nagele
    Department of Urology, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Urology 68:489-93; discussion 493-4. 2006
    ..To investigate the outcomes using gelatine matrix hemostatic sealant to close the tract after mini-percutaneous nephrolithotomy (mini-PCNL), resulting in a tubeless setting...
  85. ncbi request reprint Unexpected abundance of HLA class II presented peptides in primary renal cell carcinomas
    Jörn Dengjel
    Immatics Biotechnologies GmbH, University of Tubingen, Germany
    Clin Cancer Res 12:4163-70. 2006
    ....
  86. ncbi request reprint Radical cystectomy and orthotopic bladder replacement in females
    Udo Nagele
    Department of Urology, University of Tuebingen, Germany
    Eur Urol 50:249-57. 2006
    ..Several studies have been published, outlining both the anatomical and oncological aspects of such an approach...
  87. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic value of MRI in a pelvic mass of prostatic origin
    Matthias Philipp Lichy
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Eur Urol 50:1357-9. 2006
    ..Clinical findings including intraoperative results are presented in this report in detail and correlated to the results of the state of the art magnetic resonance imaging...
  88. ncbi request reprint Morphologic, functional, and metabolic magnetic resonance imaging-guided prostate biopsy in a patient with prior negative transrectal ultrasound-guided biopsies and persistently elevated prostate-specific antigen levels
    Matthias P Lichy
    Department of Urology, Comprehensive Cancer Center Tübingen, Eberhard Karls Universitat Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Urology 69:1208.e5-8. 2007
    ..Magnetic resonance imaging-guided prostate biopsy was successfully performed. All specimens taken from the lesion showed a Gleason 5 tubular adenocarcinoma with low proliferative activity...
  89. ncbi request reprint Comparison of flexible grasping forceps and stone basket for removal of retracted ureteral stents
    Udo Nagele
    Department of Urology, University of Tuebingen, Germany
    J Endourol 20:418-22. 2006
    ..Grasping the distal end of the stent and removing it depends on the angulation between the extraction device and the stent, the size and length of the instrument, and the force of the branches and resistance of the dislocated stent...
  90. ncbi request reprint Investigations of urothelial cells seeded on commercially available small intestine submucosa
    Gerhard Feil
    Department of Urology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Eur Urol 50:1330-7. 2006
    ..To examine adherence and viability of human urothelial cells seeded on commercially available small intestine submucosa (SIS) specimens under serum-free conditions...
  91. ncbi request reprint Cytotoxic effects of treosulfan on prostate cancer cell lines
    Susan Feyerabend
    Department of Urology, University of Tübingen Medical Center, Tubingen, Germany
    Anticancer Res 27:2403-8. 2007
    ..g. ovarian carcinoma. This study focused on the objective of evaluating the effect of in vitro intoxication of human prostate carcinoma cell lines with treosulfan...
  92. ncbi request reprint Transurethral resection for bladder cancer using 5-aminolevulinic acid induced fluorescence endoscopy versus white light endoscopy
    Martin Kriegmair
    Department of Urology, Clinic Ebersberg and Klinikum Grosshadern, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Munich, Austria
    J Urol 168:475-8. 2002
    ..The proportion of tumor-free resected cases in the 2 groups was evaluated...
  93. ncbi request reprint Moderate degradation does not preclude microarray analysis of small amounts of RNA
    Oliver Schoor
    University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Biotechniques 35:1192-6, 1198-201. 2003
    ....
  94. ncbi request reprint Autologous muscle transfer for reconstruction of the lower urinary tract
    Arnulf Stenzl
    Dept of Urology, Innsbruck, Austria, University of Innsbruck Medical School, Innsbruck, Austria
    Adv Exp Med Biol 539:853-67. 2003
    ..Experimental studies are necessary, however, to rule out whether these materials induce fibrosis, leading to stiffness of the neobladder wall, and thereby reducing contractile function and voiding capability of the transferred muscle...
  95. ncbi request reprint Are we ready for a home-grown urinary sphincter?
    Arnulf Stenzl
    Eur Urol 52:1574-5. 2007
  96. ncbi request reprint The rationale for radical cystectomy as primary therapy for T4 bladder cancer
    Udo Nagele
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    World J Urol 25:401-5. 2007
    ..Additionally, satisfying clinical outcome is observed even in a substantial number of elderly patients...
  97. ncbi request reprint Activation of the PKB/Akt pathway in histological benign prostatic tissue adjacent to the primary malignant lesions
    Axel S Merseburger
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen, D 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Oncol Rep 16:79-83. 2006
    ..The addition of molecular markers to a 'classical' histopathological approach might contribute to an enhanced sensitivity of analytical approaches aimed at the detection of malignant or premalignant lesions within prostatic biopsies...
  98. ncbi request reprint Current aspects of the surgical management of organ-confined, metastatic, and recurrent renal cell cancer
    Markus A Kuczyk
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University, Tubingen, Germany
    BJU Int 96:721-7; quiz i-ii. 2005
  99. ncbi request reprint Involvement of decreased Galectin-3 expression in the pathogenesis and progression of prostate cancer
    Axel S Merseburger
    Department of Urology, Eberhard Karls University Tubingen, Germany
    Prostate 68:72-7. 2008
    ....
  100. ncbi request reprint Analysis of complex protein kinase B signalling pathways in human prostate cancer samples
    Verena Jendrossek
    CCC Tübingen, Center of Urogenital Oncology, Department of Radiation Oncology, Essen, Germany
    BJU Int 102:371-82. 2008
    ..To provide a rational basis for targeted treatment approaches in prostate cancer deregulation of the phosphatidylinositol-3-kinase (PI3K)/protein kinase B (PKB/Akt) system was analysed...
  101. doi request reprint Extracorporeal shock-wave therapy for treating chronic pelvic pain syndrome: a feasibility study and the first clinical results
    Reinhold Zimmermann
    Department of Urology, Elisabethinen Hospital, Linz, Austria
    BJU Int 102:976-80. 2008
    ..To investigate the feasibility and clinical outcome of extracorporeal shock-wave therapy (ESWT) for patients suffering from chronic pelvic pain syndrome (CPPS)...