Athanasios G Papatsoris

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer presenting as a solitary cerebellar metastasis. A case report and review of the literature
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    Department of Urology, St Andrew s Patras Regional Hospital, Greece
    Tumori 88:61-4. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Bladder lithiasis: from open surgery to lithotripsy
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    Department of Urology, Sismanoglio Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Urol Res 34:163-7. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Leydig cell tumor of the testis. New cases and review of the current literature
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    Department of Urology, Ealing Hospital, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    Tumori 90:422-3. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Adjuvant intravesical mitoxantrone versus recombinant interferon-alpha after transurethral resection of superficial bladder cancer: a randomized prospective study
    A G Papatsoris
    Department of Urology, Agios Andreas Regional Hospital of Patras, Patras, Greece
    Urol Int 72:284-91. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Endemic brucellar epididymo-orchitis: a 10-year experience
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    Department of Urology, St Andrews Patras Regional Hospital, Greece
    Int J Infect Dis 6:309-13. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Torsion of undescended testis in a man with Down's syndrome
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    Department of Urology, St Andrew s Patras Regional Hospital, School of Medicine, Elefteriou Venizlou 30, 26 500, Agios Vassilios of Patras, Greece
    Int J Urol 10:233-5. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Post-traumatic testicular torsion
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    Department of Urology, Agios Andreas Patras Regional Hospital, Greece
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 9:70-1. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Predictive value of telomerase reverse transcriptase expression in patients with high risk superficial bladder cancer treated with adjuvant BCG immunotherapy
    Ioannis Zachos
    Department of Urology, University of Thessalia, Larissa, Greece
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 135:1169-75. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinoma. A 10-year experience
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    Second Department of Urology School of Medicine, University of Athens, Sismanoglio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Tumori 94:75-8. 2008
  10. pmc Pseudosarcomatous myofibroblastic lesion of the urinary bladder: a rare entity posing a diagnostic challenge and therapeutic dilemma
    Alexandros Lekas
    1st Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Diagn Pathol 3:11. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer presenting as a solitary cerebellar metastasis. A case report and review of the literature
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    Department of Urology, St Andrew s Patras Regional Hospital, Greece
    Tumori 88:61-4. 2002
    ..The patient underwent orchiectomy and was given antiandrogens. He is still alive and closely followed. According to the literature, prostate cancer presenting as a solitary cerebellar metastasis is an extremely rare clinical problem...
  2. ncbi request reprint Bladder lithiasis: from open surgery to lithotripsy
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    Department of Urology, Sismanoglio Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Urol Res 34:163-7. 2006
    ..Recently, simultaneous percutaneous suprapubic and transurethral cystolithotripsy has been tested as well as percutaneous cystolithotomy by using a laparoscopic entrapment sac...
  3. ncbi request reprint Leydig cell tumor of the testis. New cases and review of the current literature
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    Department of Urology, Ealing Hospital, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    Tumori 90:422-3. 2004
    ..We report three new cases of Leydig cell tumors that presented in different forms. The relevant literature is reviewed and the management of these tumors is discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Adjuvant intravesical mitoxantrone versus recombinant interferon-alpha after transurethral resection of superficial bladder cancer: a randomized prospective study
    A G Papatsoris
    Department of Urology, Agios Andreas Regional Hospital of Patras, Patras, Greece
    Urol Int 72:284-91. 2004
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  5. ncbi request reprint Endemic brucellar epididymo-orchitis: a 10-year experience
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    Department of Urology, St Andrews Patras Regional Hospital, Greece
    Int J Infect Dis 6:309-13. 2002
    ..Distinction between these two entities is essential, as treatment and outcome are entirely different...
  6. ncbi request reprint Torsion of undescended testis in a man with Down's syndrome
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    Department of Urology, St Andrew s Patras Regional Hospital, School of Medicine, Elefteriou Venizlou 30, 26 500, Agios Vassilios of Patras, Greece
    Int J Urol 10:233-5. 2003
    ..Surgical exploration revealed a rotated gangrenous testis, radical orchiectomy was performed, and pathological examination confirmed the diagnosis of testicular torsion...
  7. ncbi request reprint Post-traumatic testicular torsion
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    Department of Urology, Agios Andreas Patras Regional Hospital, Greece
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 9:70-1. 2003
    ..A case of post-traumatic testicular torsion, which resulted in orchiectomy, is presented and literature is reviewed...
  8. doi request reprint Predictive value of telomerase reverse transcriptase expression in patients with high risk superficial bladder cancer treated with adjuvant BCG immunotherapy
    Ioannis Zachos
    Department of Urology, University of Thessalia, Larissa, Greece
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 135:1169-75. 2009
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinoma. A 10-year experience
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    Second Department of Urology School of Medicine, University of Athens, Sismanoglio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Tumori 94:75-8. 2008
    ..To present our 10-year experience with patients surgically treated for upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinoma...
  10. pmc Pseudosarcomatous myofibroblastic lesion of the urinary bladder: a rare entity posing a diagnostic challenge and therapeutic dilemma
    Alexandros Lekas
    1st Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Diagn Pathol 3:11. 2008
    ..Pseudosarcomatous myofibroblastic lesions of the urinary bladder are relatively rare entities of an uncertain pathogenesis and benign indolent nature...
  11. doi request reprint Current status of ureteroscopic treatment for urolithiasis
    Andreas A Skolarikos
    Athens Medical School, 2nd Department of Urology, Sismanoglio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Int J Urol 16:713-7. 2009
    ..Future perspectives include smaller and better instruments to visualize and treat a stone, while robotic ureteroscopy is becoming a fascinating reality...
  12. ncbi request reprint The power and promise of "rewiring" the mitogen-activated protein kinase network in prostate cancer therapeutics
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    Department of Biological Chemistry, Medical School, University of Athens, 75 M Asias Street, 11527 Athens, Greece
    Mol Cancer Ther 6:811-9. 2007
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  13. ncbi request reprint The role of the cell adhesion molecules (integrins/cadherins) in prostate cancer
    Alexandros Drivalos
    2nd Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Sismanoglio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Int Braz J Urol 37:302-6. 2011
    ..In this article we update the role of integrins and cadherins in prostate carcinogenesis and evaluate the therapeutic potential of their manipulation...
  14. ncbi request reprint The novel prostate cancer antigen 3 (PCA3) biomarker
    Andreas Bourdoumis
    University Department of Urology, Sismanoglio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Int Braz J Urol 36:665-8; discussion 669. 2010
    ..Results from relevant clinical studies, comparative with PSA, are warranted in order to confirm the perspective of PCA3 to substitute PSA...
  15. ncbi request reprint Tamsulosin, Solifenacin, and Their Combination for the Treatment of Stent-Related Symptoms: A Randomized Controlled Study
    Athanasios E Dellis
    1 Second Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Aretaieion Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Maroussi, Greece
    J Endourol . 2016
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Denosumab as a promising novel bone-targeted agent in castration resistant prostate cancer
    Athanasios Dellis
    University of Athens, Sismanoglio General Hospital, School of Medicine, 2nd Department of Urology, Athens 15126, Greece
    Expert Opin Biol Ther 14:7-10. 2014
    ..Cost-effectiveness of denosumab is under review in ongoing comparative studies...
  17. doi request reprint Tamsulosin versus transurethral resection of the prostate: effect on nocturia as a result of benign prostatic hyperplasia
    Vasileios Simaioforidis
    Department of Urology, Nikaia General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Int J Urol 18:243-8. 2011
    ..HUS increased in both groups, but without any statistically significant difference. In conclusion, TURP is superior in comparison with tamsulosin for the management of BPH-related nocturia...
  18. doi request reprint Matrix metalloproteinase inhibitors as anticancer agents
    Panagiotis A Konstantinopoulos
    Department of Biological Chemistry, Medical School, University of Athens, 11527 Athens, Greece
    Int J Biochem Cell Biol 40:1156-68. 2008
    ..Finally, strategies for effective incorporation of MMPIs in current anticancer therapies are proposed...
  19. ncbi request reprint An overview of stress urinary incontinence treatment in women
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Sismanoglio General Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Aging Clin Exp Res 19:334-40. 2007
    ..Duloxetine has been approved for treating SUI. Suburethral slings have revolutionized the surgical management of SUI with durable efficacy, in contrast with injectable bulking agents...
  20. ncbi request reprint Novel therapeutics in metastatic bladder cancer
    Alexandros Lekas
    National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Sismanoglio General Hospital, Medical School, 2nd Department of Urology, Athens, Greece
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 17:1889-99. 2008
    ..Albeit transitional cell carcinoma of the urinary bladder is a chemosensitive neoplasm, metastatic disease is related with poor prognosis and short-term survival data...
  21. doi request reprint Modified S-ileal neobladder for continent urinary diversion: functional and urodynamic results after 20 years of follow-up
    Athanasios E Dellis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Aretaieion Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Urol Int 93:43-8. 2014
    ..To report continence and urodynamic findings after radical cystectomy and urinary diversion with modified S-ileal neobladder between January 1993 and January 2013...
  22. ncbi request reprint Molecular pathogenetics of renal cancer
    Andreas A Skolarikos
    Athens Medical School, 2nd Department of Urology, Sismanoglio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Am J Nephrol 26:218-31. 2006
    ..Studies are ongoing to evaluate novel anticancer agents that target specific molecular entities. This article reviews current knowledge on the genetics and molecular pathogenesis of sporadic and inherited forms of renal cancer...
  23. ncbi request reprint Where are we with the treatment of metastatic bladder cancer?
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    Agios Andreas Regional Hospital, Department of Urology, Patras, Greece
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 16:1311-4. 2007
    ..Furthermore, individualized treatments through the identification of molecular prognostic factors and application of targeted therapy have gained considerable interest...
  24. ncbi request reprint Large adrenal metastasis in non-small cell lung carcinoma. Case report and literature review
    Stavros Charalambous
    Department of Urology, Ippokrateio Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Tumori 94:134-6. 2008
    ..We present a case of a large adrenal metastasis from NSCLC and we discuss the relevant literature. In such cases, early surgical intervention is recommended to avoid spontaneous rupture of the tumor and improve patient survival...
  25. ncbi request reprint Manipulation of the nerve growth factor network in prostate cancer
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    2nd Department of Urology, University of Athens, School of Medicine, Sismanoglio General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 16:303-9. 2007
    ..This review unravels the NGF 'circuitry' in prostate cancinogenesis for relevant pharmacologic manipulation to lead to the development of novel therapeutic agents...
  26. doi request reprint Phase I and II therapies targeting the androgen receptor for the treatment of castration resistant prostate cancer
    Athanasios Dellis
    a University Department of Urology, Sismanoglio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 25:697-707. 2016
    ..Relevant research is accelerated with numerous agents being tested for the management of CRPC...
  27. doi request reprint Intravesical treatment of bladder pain syndrome/interstitial cystitis: from the conventional regimens to the novel botulinum toxin injections
    Athanasios Dellis
    University of Athens, Areteion Hospital, 2nd Department of Surgery, Athens, Greece
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 23:751-7. 2014
    ..Unfortunately, none of the numerous existing oral and intravesical treatments have been effective for all of the BPS subtypes and therefore relevant research is ongoing...
  28. doi request reprint The economics of abiraterone acetate for castration-resistant prostate cancer
    Athanasios Dellis
    University Department of Urology, Sismanoglio General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 14:175-9. 2014
    ..The results of cost/benefit comparative studies with other novel agents (i.e. cabazitaxel, enzalutamide, sipuleucel-T) are warranted as well as the close collaboration between urologists and medical oncologists. ..
  29. ncbi request reprint Primary small cell bladder carcinoma: a case report and review of the current literature
    Ioannis Zachos
    Department of Urology, Agios Andreas Regional Hospital, Patras, Greece
    Tumori 92:552-4. 2006
    ..We present a new case of small cell bladder carcinoma and discuss relevant current literature...
  30. ncbi request reprint Insight into long-term histological, proliferative and apoptotic modifications in ileal orthotopic neobladder and conduit mucosa
    Athanasios E Dellis
    2nd Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Sismanoglio General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Tumori 94:701-5. 2008
    ..To assess the long-term histological, apoptotic and proliferating alterations of the intestinal mucosa of ileal conduits and orthotopic neobladders...
  31. ncbi request reprint Treatment of impacted lower third ureteral stones with the use of the ureteral access sheath
    Nick P Pardalidis
    Department of Urology, Hellenic Airforce and V A General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Urol Res 34:211-4. 2006
    ..Endoscopic management of small impacted lower third ureteral stones with the ureteral access sheath is a quicker and safer procedure, in comparison with the more standard approach, bearing comparable efficacy...
  32. doi request reprint Laparoscopic urinary stone surgery: an updated evidence-based review
    Andreas Skolarikos
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, Sismanoglio Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Urol Res 38:337-44. 2010
    ..Laparoscopic nephrolithotomy may be indicated to remove a stone from an anterior diverticulum or when PNL or flexible ureteroscopy have failed (III/B)...
  33. doi request reprint Diagnosis and management of postpercutaneous nephrolithotomy residual stone fragments
    Andreas Skolarikos
    Second Department of Urology, Athens Medical School, Sismanoglio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Endourol 23:1751-5. 2009
    ..While medical therapy and shockwave lithotripsy possess a minor role, second-look flexible nephroscopy and/or flexible ureterorenoscopy seem to be the treatments of choice for residual stone fragments after PCNL...
  34. ncbi request reprint Novel insights into the implication of the IGF-1 network in prostate cancer
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, University of Patras, 26110 Patras, Greece
    Trends Mol Med 11:52-5. 2005
    ..Here, we report on updated studies that contribute to the unravelling of the IGF 'circuitry' in prostate cancer cells, with the anticipation that relevant pharmacological 'rewiring' might offer novel therapeutic regimens...
  35. ncbi request reprint Primary paratesticular adult ganglioneuroma
    Nick P Pardalidis
    Department of Urology, Hellenic Airforce and Veterans Affairs Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Urology 63:584-5. 2004
    ..We report the first case of a primary, adult paratesticular ganglioneuroma that presented as a paratesticular mass. The patient underwent surgical intervention for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes...
  36. doi request reprint Men's behaviour towards prostate cancer screening
    Athanasios G Papatsoris
    Postgrad Med J 84:57-9. 2008