Frederico R Romero

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for penile lesions/anomalies in a cohort of Brazilian men ≥ 40 years of age
    Frederico R Romero
    Hospital Policlínica Cascavel, Cascavel
    Int Braz J Urol 39:55-62. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint The significance of biological, environmental, and social risk factors for prostate cancer in a cohort study in Brazil
    Frederico R Romero
    Hospital Policlínica Cascavel, Faculdade Assis Gurgacz, Cascavel, PR, Brazil
    Int Braz J Urol 38:769-78. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of prostate cancer in Brazil is higher in Black men than in White men: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Frederico R Romero
    Hospital de Clinicas da Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Int Braz J Urol 38:440-7. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Metastatic primitive neuroectodermal tumor to the kidney
    Frederico R Romero
    The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287 8915, USA
    Urol Int 78:286-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Hemothorax after percutaneous cryoablation of the kidney: part 2
    Frederico R Romero
    James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287 8915, USA
    Eur Urol 51:1134-5. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic heminephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma in cross-fused ectopic kidney
    Frederico R Romero
    James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 8915, USA
    Urology 69:779.e11-3. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Reasons why patients reject digital rectal examination when screening for prostate cancer
    Frederico R Romero
    Instituto Curitiba de Saúde ICS, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arch Esp Urol 61:759-65. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Patients' perceptions of pain and discomfort during digital rectal exam for prostate cancer screening
    Frederico Ramalho Romero
    Instituto Curitiba de Saúde ICS, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arch Esp Urol 61:850-4. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Ipsilateral testicular necrosis and atrophy after 1,080-degree torsion of the spermatic cord in rats
    Frederico Ramalho Romero
    UFPR, Curitiba PR, Brazil
    Acta Cir Bras 24:118-23. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint [Combined risk factors leading to well-leg compartment syndrome after laparoscopic radical prostatectomy]
    Frederico R Romero
    Department of Urology, Hospital São Vicente, Curitiba, Brasil
    Actas Urol Esp 33:920-4. 2009

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for penile lesions/anomalies in a cohort of Brazilian men ≥ 40 years of age
    Frederico R Romero
    Hospital Policlínica Cascavel, Cascavel
    Int Braz J Urol 39:55-62. 2013
    ..To report the prevalence and risk factors of penile lesions/anomalies in a Metropolitan Brazilian city...
  2. ncbi request reprint The significance of biological, environmental, and social risk factors for prostate cancer in a cohort study in Brazil
    Frederico R Romero
    Hospital Policlínica Cascavel, Faculdade Assis Gurgacz, Cascavel, PR, Brazil
    Int Braz J Urol 38:769-78. 2012
    ..To evaluate the significance of several risk factors for prostate cancer in a cohort of Brazilian men...
  3. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of prostate cancer in Brazil is higher in Black men than in White men: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Frederico R Romero
    Hospital de Clinicas da Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Int Braz J Urol 38:440-7. 2012
    ..In Brazil, most studies reported a similar prevalence of prostate cancer between Blacks and Whites as a result of the high race mixture of the population...
  4. ncbi request reprint Metastatic primitive neuroectodermal tumor to the kidney
    Frederico R Romero
    The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287 8915, USA
    Urol Int 78:286-8. 2007
    ..Although several cases have been identified as primary renal tumors, this is the first report of metastatic spread of a primitive neuroectodermal tumor to the kidney...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hemothorax after percutaneous cryoablation of the kidney: part 2
    Frederico R Romero
    James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287 8915, USA
    Eur Urol 51:1134-5. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic heminephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma in cross-fused ectopic kidney
    Frederico R Romero
    James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 8915, USA
    Urology 69:779.e11-3. 2007
    ..Postoperative three-dimensional computed tomography showed normal perfusion of the remaining part of the kidney, with good excretion of contrast from both units of the cross-fused kidney...
  7. ncbi request reprint Reasons why patients reject digital rectal examination when screening for prostate cancer
    Frederico R Romero
    Instituto Curitiba de Saúde ICS, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arch Esp Urol 61:759-65. 2008
    ..To evaluate the reasons why patients reject digital rectal examination (DRE) when screening for prostate cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Patients' perceptions of pain and discomfort during digital rectal exam for prostate cancer screening
    Frederico Ramalho Romero
    Instituto Curitiba de Saúde ICS, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arch Esp Urol 61:850-4. 2008
    ..To evaluate patients' perception of pain and discomfort during DRE, the impact of discomfort on potential future screening compliance, and if emptying the bladder immediately before DRE reduces patient discomfort...
  9. ncbi request reprint Ipsilateral testicular necrosis and atrophy after 1,080-degree torsion of the spermatic cord in rats
    Frederico Ramalho Romero
    UFPR, Curitiba PR, Brazil
    Acta Cir Bras 24:118-23. 2009
    ..To assess the incidence of testicular necrosis/atrophy immediately after 1 to 4 hours of 1,080-degree torsion of the spermatic cord, and 60 days after detorsion of the spermatic cord...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Combined risk factors leading to well-leg compartment syndrome after laparoscopic radical prostatectomy]
    Frederico R Romero
    Department of Urology, Hospital São Vicente, Curitiba, Brasil
    Actas Urol Esp 33:920-4. 2009
    ..The pathogenesis of this serious complication is discussed and preventive measures are highlighted...
  11. ncbi request reprint Patient positioning during digital rectal examination of the prostate: preferences, tolerability, and results
    Frederico R Romero
    Hospital de Clinicas da Universidade Federal do Parana, PR, Brazil
    Int Braz J Urol 37:371-7; discussion 377-9. 2011
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  12. ncbi request reprint Total laparoscopic gastrocystoplasty: experimental technique in a porcine model
    Frederico R Romero
    The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Int Braz J Urol 33:94-9; discussion 99. 2007
    ..Describe a unique simplified experimental technique for total laparoscopic gastrocystoplasty in a porcine model...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hemothorax after percutaneous cryoablation of the kidney
    Frederico R Romero
    James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287 8915, USA
    Eur Urol 51:841-3. 2007
    ..The occurrence of pleural effusions is frequently related to technical aspects of the procedure. The pathogenesis of this serious complication is discussed and preventive measures are highlighted...
  14. ncbi request reprint Primary carcinoid tumors of the kidney
    Frederico R Romero
    James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Urol 176:2359-66. 2006
    ..We describe in detail the features of carcinoid tumors of the kidney. We evaluated possible prognostic factors...
  15. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic-assisted nephroureterectomy after radical cystectomy for transitional cell carcinoma
    Frederico R Romero
    The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 8915, USA
    Int Braz J Urol 32:631-8; discussion 638-9. 2006
    ..To report our experience with laparoscopic-assisted nephroureterectomy for upper tract transitional cell carcinomas after radical cystectomy and urinary diversion...
  16. ncbi request reprint Incidence of local recurrence and port site metastasis after laparoscopic radical nephroureterectomy
    Michael Muntener
    The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 2101, USA
    Urology 70:864-8. 2007
    ..To address the incidence of local recurrence and port site metastasis in patients who underwent laparoscopic radical nephroureterectomy (RNU) for upper tract transitional cell carcinoma (TCC)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Long-term oncologic outcome after laparoscopic radical nephroureterectomy for upper tract transitional cell carcinoma
    Michael Muntener
    The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287 2101, USA
    Eur Urol 51:1639-44. 2007
    ..To assess the long-term oncologic efficacy of laparoscopic radical nephroureterectomy (RNU)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Oncologic outcomes of extravesical stapling of distal ureter in laparoscopic nephroureterectomy
    Frederico R Romero
    The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Endourol 21:1025-7. 2007
    ..To evaluate the safety and oncologic efficacy of extravesical laparoscopic stapling of the distal ureter and bladder cuff during nephroureterectomy for pelvicaliceal transitional-cell carcinoma (TCC)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic versus open partial nephrectomy for the treatment of pathological T1N0M0 renal cell carcinoma: a 5-year survival rate
    Sompol Permpongkosol
    The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Urol 176:1984-8; discussion 1988-9. 2006
    ..We retrospectively compared the oncological adequacy of laparoscopic partial nephrectomy to that of open partial nephrectomy in the treatment of patients with pathological stage T1N0M0 renal cell carcinoma...
  20. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic treatment of simultaneous tumors in the liver and kidney
    Frederico R Romero
    James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Urol Int 79:142-4. 2007
    ..To report our experience with laparoscopic treatment of liver tumors during right-sided transperitoneal laparoscopic nephrectomy...
  21. ncbi request reprint Pure laparoscopic radical nephrectomy with level II vena caval thrombectomy
    Frederico R Romero
    James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Urology 68:1112-4. 2006
    ..We present the case of a patient with a primary renal tumor extending into the vena cava that was completely managed with a laparoscopic approach...
  22. doi request reprint Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy in obese and non-obese patients: comparison with open surgery
    Frederico R Romero
    James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Urology 71:806-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the perioperative outcomes of open (OPN) and laparoscopic (LPN) partial nephrectomy in obese and non-obese patients...
  23. ncbi request reprint Complications of 2,775 urological laparoscopic procedures: 1993 to 2005
    Sompol Permpongkosol
    Department of Urology, The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Urol 177:580-5. 2007
    ..We assessed the complications associated with urological laparoscopic surgery at a single high volume center during a 12-year period...
  24. ncbi request reprint Reinstatement of continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis after transperitoneal laparoscopic nephrectomy
    Soroush Rais-Bahrami
    James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 8915, USA
    Urology 68:715-7. 2006
    ..To assess the early reinstatement of continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) after transperitoneal radical nephrectomy...
  25. ncbi request reprint Renal subcapular saline injection during percutanoues renal cryoablation to prevent bowel injury
    Sompol Permpongkosol
    Department of Urology, James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Med Assoc Thai 92:22-6. 2009
    ..To evaluate the feasibility of percutaneous injection of saline in the renal subcapsular space to prevent bowel injury and histopathologic effects of bowel cryolesion during renal cryoablation in a porcine model...
  26. ncbi request reprint Trends in the operative management of renal tumors over a 14-year period
    Sompol Permpongkosol
    Department of Urology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BJU Int 98:751-5. 2006
    ..To review the trends in the operative management of renal tumours over a 14-year period at a university hospital, as the therapeutic options available for treating renal tumours have increased over the past decade...
  27. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative conversion of laparoscopic partial nephrectomy
    Soroush Rais-Bahrami
    The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 8915, USA
    J Endourol 20:205-8. 2006
    ..To assess the incidence of conversion from laparoscopic partial nephrectomy (LPN) to open surgery or laparoscopic radical nephrectomy (LRN) when liberal selection criteria are utilized...
  28. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic treatment of anterior sacral meningocele
    Claudemir Trapp
    Department of Urology, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Surg Neurol 68:443-8; discussion 448. 2007
    ..Anterior sacral meningocele is a rare congenital malformation, whose open surgical treatment is well accepted. We present a laparoscopic approach as an adjunctive approach...
  29. ncbi request reprint Transmesenteric laparoscopic pyeloplasty
    Frederico R Romero
    The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Urol 176:2526-9. 2006
    ..We assessed transmesenteric laparoscopic pyeloplasty to correct ureteropelvic junction obstruction and compared results to those in patients undergoing traditional retrocolic laparoscopic pyeloplasty...
  30. ncbi request reprint Refining the laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for testicular cancer
    Frederico R Romero
    James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 8915, USA
    Int Braz J Urol 32:196-201. 2006
    ..Herein, we describe the current technique employed at our institution, along with illustrations of all surgical steps, and delineate the refinements of the technique over time...
  31. ncbi request reprint Leiomyomas of the kidney: emphasis on conservative diagnosis and treatment
    Frederico R Romero
    James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 8915, USA
    Urology 66:1319. 2005
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Elective laparoscopic partial nephrectomy in patients with tumors >4 cm
    Soroush Rais-Bahrami
    Arthur Smith Institute for Urology, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, Long Island, New York 11030, USA
    Urology 72:580-3. 2008
    ..To assess the perioperative outcomes of elective laparoscopic partial nephrectomy to treat renal tumors in patients with tumor burdens > 4 cm compared with those with tumor burdens of < or = 4 cm...
  33. ncbi request reprint Rebuttal from authors re: Peter Albers. Quality criteria of laparoscopic nephroureterectomy. Eur Urol. 2007;51:1481-2
    Michael Muntener
    Eur Urol 51:1482-4. 2007
  34. ncbi request reprint Coexistence of prostate neoplasia in patients undergoing radical cystoprostatectomy due to vesical neoplasia
    Frederico R Romero
    Section of Urology, School of Medical Sciences, Santa Casa de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Int Braz J Urol 30:296-301. 2004
    ....