Simon Horenblas

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Affiliation: The Netherlands Cancer Institute
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi [The foreskin and squamous-cell carcinoma of the penis]
    S Horenblas
    Nederlands Kanker Instituut Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Ziekenhuis, afd Urologie, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:2450-3. 2005
  2. doi Evaluation of current TNM classification of penile carcinoma
    Joost A P Leijte
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Urol 180:933-8; discussion 938. 2008
  3. ncbi Sentinel lymph node biopsy in penile carcinoma
    Simon Horenblas
    Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Diagn Pathol 29:90-5. 2012
  4. ncbi Editorial comment on: diabetes mellitus: does it impair urinary continence after radical cystoprostatectomy and ileal orthotopic bladder substitution?
    Simon Horenblas
    Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 53:1046-7. 2008
  5. doi Lymphadenectomy in penile cancer
    Simon Horenblas
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Urol Clin North Am 38:459-69, vi-vii. 2011
  6. doi Cytokine therapy response as a selection criterion for cytoreductive nephrectomy in metastatic renal clear-cell carcinoma of intermediate prognosis. Results and conclusions from a combined analysis
    Axel Bex
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Urol Int 80:367-71. 2008
  7. ncbi Presence of high-risk human papillomavirus DNA in penile carcinoma predicts favorable outcome in survival
    Anne P Lont
    Departments of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam
    Int J Cancer 119:1078-81. 2006
  8. ncbi Dynamic sentinel node biopsy in penile carcinoma: evaluation of 10 years experience
    Bin K Kroon
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 47:601-6; discussion 606. 2005
  9. doi A phase II study of presurgical sunitinib in patients with metastatic clear-cell renal carcinoma and the primary tumor in situ
    Axel Bex
    Department of Urology, Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Urology 78:832-7. 2011
  10. doi Prognostic factors for occult inguinal lymph node involvement in penile carcinoma and assessment of the high-risk EAU subgroup: a two-institution analysis of 342 clinically node-negative patients
    Niels M Graafland
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 58:742-7. 2010

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  1. ncbi [The foreskin and squamous-cell carcinoma of the penis]
    S Horenblas
    Nederlands Kanker Instituut Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Ziekenhuis, afd Urologie, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:2450-3. 2005
    ..Circumcision represents a complex of social and behavioural factors. Analyses have not taken all of these factors into consideration. It is unlikely that circumcision itself protects against the development of penile cancer...
  2. doi Evaluation of current TNM classification of penile carcinoma
    Joost A P Leijte
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Urol 180:933-8; discussion 938. 2008
    ..We analyzed the prognostic value of the TNM classification in patients with penile carcinoma treated at our institute. We propose modifications to improve prognostic stratification and facilitate clinical staging...
  3. ncbi Sentinel lymph node biopsy in penile carcinoma
    Simon Horenblas
    Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Diagn Pathol 29:90-5. 2012
    ..With this technology at hand, which minimizes the treatment-related morbidity, there is hardly any place for standard lymphadenectomy in penile cancer patients...
  4. ncbi Editorial comment on: diabetes mellitus: does it impair urinary continence after radical cystoprostatectomy and ileal orthotopic bladder substitution?
    Simon Horenblas
    Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 53:1046-7. 2008
  5. doi Lymphadenectomy in penile cancer
    Simon Horenblas
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Urol Clin North Am 38:459-69, vi-vii. 2011
    ..It focuses on the indications of surgical management of the regional nodes, the extent of the surgery, and its complications. Also, neoadjuvant therapy is covered...
  6. doi Cytokine therapy response as a selection criterion for cytoreductive nephrectomy in metastatic renal clear-cell carcinoma of intermediate prognosis. Results and conclusions from a combined analysis
    Axel Bex
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Urol Int 80:367-71. 2008
    ....
  7. ncbi Presence of high-risk human papillomavirus DNA in penile carcinoma predicts favorable outcome in survival
    Anne P Lont
    Departments of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam
    Int J Cancer 119:1078-81. 2006
    ..01) with a hazard ratio of 0.14 (95% CI: 0.03-0.63). Our results indicate that the presence of high-risk HPV (29%) confers a survival advantage in patients with penile carcinoma...
  8. ncbi Dynamic sentinel node biopsy in penile carcinoma: evaluation of 10 years experience
    Bin K Kroon
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 47:601-6; discussion 606. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the results of 10 years dynamic sentinel node biopsy experience in penile carcinoma at our institute...
  9. doi A phase II study of presurgical sunitinib in patients with metastatic clear-cell renal carcinoma and the primary tumor in situ
    Axel Bex
    Department of Urology, Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Urology 78:832-7. 2011
    ..Secondary endpoints were safety and if this strategy can be used to identify patients who progress rapidly and may not benefit from CN...
  10. doi Prognostic factors for occult inguinal lymph node involvement in penile carcinoma and assessment of the high-risk EAU subgroup: a two-institution analysis of 342 clinically node-negative patients
    Niels M Graafland
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 58:742-7. 2010
    ..The European Association of Urology (EAU) guidelines advise an elective bilateral lymphadenectomy in clinically node-negative (cN0) patients with high-risk penile carcinoma (≥pT2, G3, or lymphovascular invasion [LVI])...
  11. doi Visualization of tumor blockage and rerouting of lymphatic drainage in penile cancer patients by use of SPECT/CT
    Joost A P Leijte
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Nucl Med 50:364-7. 2009
    ..Such a scanner enabled the present study of the concept of tumor blockage and rerouting of lymphatic drainage in patients with palpable groin metastases...
  12. doi Scanning with 18F-FDG-PET/CT for detection of pelvic nodal involvement in inguinal node-positive penile carcinoma
    Niels M Graafland
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 56:339-45. 2009
    ..Penile carcinoma patients with inguinal lymph node involvement (LNI) have an increased risk for pelvic nodal involvement with or without distant metastases...
  13. doi Impact of (18) F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG)-positron-emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) on management of patients with carcinoma invading bladder muscle
    Laura S Mertens
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BJU Int 112:729-34. 2013
    ..To evaluate the clinical impact of (18) F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG)-positron-emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) scanning, compared with conventional staging with contrast-enhanced CT imaging (CECT)...
  14. doi FDG-positron emission tomography/computerized tomography for monitoring the response of pelvic lymph node metastasis to neoadjuvant chemotherapy for bladder cancer
    Laura S Mertens
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Urol 189:1687-91. 2013
    ..We evaluated FDG-positron emission tomography/computerized tomography for monitoring the response of pelvic lymph node metastasis to neoadjuvant chemotherapy for bladder cancer. We compared this to contrast enhanced computerized tomography...
  15. ncbi Reliability and safety of current dynamic sentinel node biopsy for penile carcinoma
    Joost A P Leijte
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 52:170-7. 2007
    ..We compared the false-negative and complication rates of the current procedure, as performed at our institute since 2001, with the prior procedures...
  16. doi SPECT/CT and a portable gamma-camera for image-guided laparoscopic sentinel node biopsy in testicular cancer
    Oscar R Brouwer
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Nucl Med 52:551-4. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the utility of SPECT/CT and real-time intraoperative imaging with a portable γ-camera for laparoscopic sentinel node (SN) localization in stage I testicular cancer...
  17. ncbi Organ preservation in invasive bladder cancer: brachytherapy, an alternative to cystectomy and combined modality treatment?
    Floris Pos
    Department of Radiotherapy, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 61:678-86. 2005
    ..To evaluate our long-term results of bladder preservation with brachytherapy in the treatment of bladder cancer...
  18. doi Laparoscopic sentinel node dissection for prostate carcinoma: technical and anatomical observations
    Willem Meinhardt
    Departments of Urology, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BJU Int 102:714-7. 2008
    ..To report experience with sentinel node (SN) lymphadenectomy which allows an assessment of the exact location of radioactive and of tumour-bearing lymph nodes, and evaluate differences in timing of the scintigraphy and surgery...
  19. ncbi Pelvic lymph node dissection for penile carcinoma: extent of inguinal lymph node involvement as an indicator for pelvic lymph node involvement and survival
    Anne P Lont
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Urol 177:947-52; discussion 952. 2007
    ..We identified pathological parameters of inguinal lymph node involvement with the aim of predicting pelvic lymph node involvement and survival...
  20. doi Prospective evaluation of hybrid 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography in staging clinically node-negative patients with penile carcinoma
    Joost A P Leijte
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BJU Int 104:640-4. 2009
    ....
  21. doi Nodal staging in penile carcinoma by dynamic sentinel node biopsy after previous therapeutic primary tumour resection
    Niels M Graafland
    Department of Urology, Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 58:748-51. 2010
    ..This minimally invasive procedure is usually done at the same time as the treatment of the primary tumour...
  22. doi Comparing the hybrid fluorescent-radioactive tracer indocyanine green-99mTc-nanocolloid with 99mTc-nanocolloid for sentinel node identification: a validation study using lymphoscintigraphy and SPECT/CT
    Oscar R Brouwer
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Nucl Med 53:1034-40. 2012
    ....
  23. ncbi Reproducibility of lymphoscintigraphy for lymphatic mapping in patients with penile carcinoma
    Bin K Kroon
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Urol 174:2214-7. 2005
    ..We evaluated the reproducibility of lymphoscintigraphy in the assessment of the location and number of sentinel nodes in patients with penile carcinoma...
  24. doi Value of SPECT/CT for detection and anatomic localization of sentinel lymph nodes before laparoscopic sentinel node lymphadenectomy in prostate carcinoma
    Lenka Vermeeren
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Nucl Med 50:865-70. 2009
    ..We evaluated the value of SPECT/CT for detecting and localizing sentinel nodes in prostate cancer...
  25. doi Feasibility of sentinel node detection in renal cell carcinoma: a pilot study
    Axel Bex
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 37:1117-23. 2010
    ..We evaluated the feasibility of intratumoural injection of a radiolabelled tracer to image and sample draining lymph nodes in clinically non-metastatic renal cell carcinoma...
  26. ncbi Interferon alpha 2b as medical selection for nephrectomy in patients with synchronous metastatic renal cell carcinoma: a consecutive study
    Axel Bex
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 49:76-81. 2006
    ..We reversed the timing of surgery and immunotherapy and evaluated the role of initial IFN-alpha as selection for nephrectomy...
  27. doi Paraaortic sentinel lymph nodes: toward optimal detection and intraoperative localization using SPECT/CT and intraoperative real-time imaging
    Lenka Vermeeren
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Nucl Med 51:376-82. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe and evaluate the value of preoperative SPECT/CT for lymphatic mapping, and a portable gamma-camera for intraoperative radioguidance, in patients with paraaortic sentinel nodes...
  28. doi Repeat dynamic sentinel node biopsy in locally recurrent penile carcinoma
    Niels M Graafland
    Department of Urology, Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BJU Int 105:1121-4. 2010
    ..To explore the role of repeat dynamic sentinel-node biopsy (SNB) in clinically node-negative patients with locally recurrent penile carcinoma after previous penile surgery and SNB...
  29. doi Prostate-sparing cystectomy: long-term oncological results
    Remco R de Vries
    Departments of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amstedam, The Netherlands
    BJU Int 104:1239-43. 2009
    ..To analyse the oncological outcome of prostate-sparing cystectomy (PSC)...
  30. ncbi Perineal salvage prostatectomy for radiation resistant prostate cancer
    Henk G van der Poel
    Department of Urology, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 51:1565-71; discussion 1572. 2007
    ..No data are available on the use of perineal prostatectomy for salvage treatment of local recurrent prostate cancer after radiotherapy. Here we report on the clinical aspects and follow-up of salvage perineal prostatectomy...
  31. ncbi Size of metastasis in the sentinel node predicts additional nodal involvement in penile carcinoma
    Bin K Kroon
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Urol 176:105-8. 2006
    ..We analyzed factors that may determine the involvement of additional nodes...
  32. doi Induction chemotherapy followed by surgery in node positive bladder cancer
    Richard P Meijer
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Department of Urology, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Urology 83:134-9. 2014
    ..To evaluate the outcome and prognostic factors of patients with node positive bladder cancer (NPBC), who were eligible for surgery and treated with induction chemotherapy...
  33. doi Intraoperative imaging for sentinel node identification in prostate carcinoma: its use in combination with other techniques
    Lenka Vermeeren
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Nucl Med 52:741-4. 2011
    ..We evaluated a portable γ-camera for sentinel node identification during laparoscopic sentinel lymphadenectomy for prostate cancer...
  34. doi Peroperative transrectal ultrasonography-guided bladder neck dissection eases the learning of robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy
    Henk G van der Poel
    Department of Urology, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BJU Int 102:849-52. 2008
    ..To study the role of peroperative transrectal ultrasonography (peTRUS) for the dissection of the bladder neck during robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy (RALP)...
  35. doi Inguinal recurrence following therapeutic lymphadenectomy for node positive penile carcinoma: outcome and implications for management
    Niels M Graafland
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Urol 185:888-93. 2011
    ....
  36. ncbi Neoadjuvant chemotherapy in advanced penile carcinoma
    Joost A P Leijte
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 52:488-94. 2007
    ..Little data on the role of neoadjuvant chemotherapy for advanced penile carcinoma are available. We describe the experiences at our institute...
  37. doi Two-center evaluation of dynamic sentinel node biopsy for squamous cell carcinoma of the penis
    Joost A P Leijte
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Oncol 27:3325-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to address these issues by analyzing results from two centers and by evaluating the learning curve...
  38. doi Contemporary management of regional nodes in penile cancer-improvement of survival?
    Rosa S Djajadiningrat
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Urol 191:68-73. 2014
    ....
  39. doi Probability of downsizing primary tumors of renal cell carcinoma by targeted therapies is related to size at presentation
    Bin K Kroon
    Department of Urology at the Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Urology 81:111-5. 2013
    ..To evaluate the probability of downsizing primary renal tumors by targeted therapy in correlation to size...
  40. ncbi Salvage cystectomy after failure of interstitial radiotherapy and external beam radiotherapy for bladder cancer
    Jakko A Nieuwenhuijzen
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BJU Int 94:793-7. 2004
    ....
  41. ncbi Small cell carcinoma of bladder: a single-center prospective study of 25 cases treated in analogy to small cell lung cancer
    Axel Bex
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Urology 65:295-9. 2005
    ..To evaluate the feasibility and efficacy of a therapeutic algorithm for the management of small cell carcinoma of the bladder derived from the treatment of small cell lung cancer...
  42. ncbi Treatment-specific risks of second malignancies and cardiovascular disease in 5-year survivors of testicular cancer
    Alexandra W van den Belt-Dusebout
    Department of Epidemiology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Oncol 25:4370-8. 2007
    ..To compare radiotherapy and chemotherapy effects on long-term risks of second malignant neoplasms (SMNs) and cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) in testicular cancer (TC) survivors...
  43. doi Neoadjuvant sunitinib for surgically complex advanced renal cell cancer of doubtful resectability: initial experience with downsizing to reconsider cytoreductive surgery
    Axel Bex
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Urol 27:533-9. 2009
    ..To evaluate neoadjuvant sunitinib in patients with synchronous metastatic renal cell cancer (mRCC) to downsize surgically complex tumours and reconsider cytoreductive surgery...
  44. doi Microarray gene-expression profiling to predict lymph node metastasis in penile carcinoma
    Bin K Kroon
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BJU Int 102:510-5. 2008
    ..To determine the value of gene-expression profiling as a predictor of the status of the regional nodes in patients with penile carcinoma...
  45. doi Anatomical mapping of lymphatic drainage in penile carcinoma with SPECT-CT: implications for the extent of inguinal lymph node dissection
    Joost A P Leijte
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Plesmanlaan 21, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 54:885-90. 2008
    ..Knowledge regarding the lymphatic drainage pattern of penile cancer is the basis for the extent of inguinal lymph node dissection for this disease...
  46. ncbi Urinary diversions after cystectomy: the association of clinical factors, complications and functional results of four different diversions
    Jakko A Nieuwenhuijzen
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 53:834-42; discussion 842-4. 2008
    ....
  47. doi A hybrid radioactive and fluorescent tracer for sentinel node biopsy in penile carcinoma as a potential replacement for blue dye
    Oscar R Brouwer
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Department of Radiology, Interventional Molecular Imaging Laboratory, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Eur Urol 65:600-9. 2014
    ..Recently, the hybrid radioactive and fluorescent tracer indocyanine green (ICG)-(99m)Tc-nanocolloid was developed to combine the beneficial properties of both radio-guidance and fluorescence imaging...
  48. doi Local control rate and prognosis after sequential chemoradiation for small cell carcinoma of the bladder
    Richard P Meijer
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Urol 20:778-84. 2013
    ..To assess the long-term outcome and the risk for local recurrence of patients with small cell carcinoma of the bladder (SCCB) treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy followed by external beam radiotherapy (sequential chemoradiation)...
  49. ncbi Infiltration of activated dendritic cells and T cells in renal cell carcinoma following combined cytokine immunotherapy
    Natascha Verra
    Department of Immunology, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam
    Eur Urol 48:527-33. 2005
    ..Main goals were to determine the maximal tolerable dose and detailed in situ analysis of tumor infiltrates...
  50. ncbi Non-visualization of sentinel lymph nodes in penile carcinoma
    Bin K Kroon
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 32:1096-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyse the incidence and cause of non-visualization of sentinel lymph nodes on preoperative lymphoscintigrams for penile cancer and its implications for further management...
  51. ncbi Prepubic sentinel node location in penile carcinoma
    Bin K Kroon
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Nucl Med 30:649-50. 2005
    ..The node could be harvested during surgery. This case illustrates one of the advantages of lymphatic mapping in penile carcinoma: preoperative lymphoscintigraphy can identify lymph nodes outside the usual nodal basins...
  52. doi Prognostic significance of extranodal extension in patients with pathological node positive penile carcinoma
    Niels M Graafland
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Urol 184:1347-53. 2010
    ....
  53. doi Identification of high risk pathological node positive penile carcinoma: value of preoperative computerized tomography imaging
    Niels M Graafland
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Urol 185:881-7. 2011
    ..We established radiographic criteria for the preoperative identification of such patients...
  54. doi Recurrence patterns of squamous cell carcinoma of the penis: recommendations for follow-up based on a two-centre analysis of 700 patients
    Joost A P Leijte
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 54:161-8. 2008
    ..Current follow-up recommendations for patients with penile carcinoma are based on small numbers of patients...
  55. ncbi Ultrasonography-guided fine-needle aspiration cytology before sentinel node biopsy in patients with penile carcinoma
    Bin K Kroon
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BJU Int 95:517-21. 2005
    ..To assess the accuracy of ultrasonography (US)-guided fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) for detecting occult lymph node metastases in patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the penis...
  56. ncbi Contemporary management of penile squamous cell carcinoma
    Bin K Kroon
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Surg Oncol 89:43-50. 2005
    ..Future perspectives in penile cancer comprises continuing research to reduce mutilation without jeopardizing clinical outcome...
  57. doi 18F-FDG PET/CT for monitoring induction chemotherapy in patients with primary inoperable penile carcinoma: first clinical results
    Niels M Graafland
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 37:1474-80. 2010
    ..e. advanced) penile carcinoma treated with induction chemotherapy and to compare the metabolic tumour response with the radiological evaluation provided by CT imaging...
  58. doi Long-term survival after sequential chemoradiation for limited disease small cell carcinoma of the bladder
    Axel Bex
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066, CX, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Urol 27:101-6. 2009
    ..To evaluate response, time to progression and survival of patients with limited disease (LD) small cell carcinoma of the bladder (SCCB) treated with sequential chemoradiation in analogy to LD small cell lung cancer (SCLC)...
  59. doi Carboplatin based induction chemotherapy for nonorgan confined bladder cancer--a reasonable alternative for cisplatin unfit patients?
    Laura S Mertens
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Urol 188:1108-13. 2012
    ..A comparison was made with patients who received induction cisplatin based combination chemotherapy...
  60. ncbi Words of wisdom. Re: Preoperative lymphoscintigraphy and dynamic sentinel node biopsy for staging penile cancer: results with pathological correlation
    Simon Horenblas
    Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 52:1261. 2007
  61. ncbi 99mTc-labelled heat-denatured erythrocyte SPET-CT matching to differentiate accessory spleen from tumour recurrence
    Renato A Valdes Olmos
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 31:150. 2004
  62. ncbi Human papillomavirus-16 is the predominant type etiologically involved in penile squamous cell carcinoma
    Daniëlle A M Heideman
    Department of Pathology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Oncol 25:4550-6. 2007
    ..Therefore, we performed molecular and serologic analyses for a broad spectrum of HPV types on a large series of 83 penile SCCs, and we compared serological findings to those of age-matched male controls (N = 83)...
  63. doi Incidence trends and survival of penile squamous cell carcinoma in the Netherlands
    Niels M Graafland
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 128:426-32. 2011
    ..Our study shows that the incidence rate of penile squamous cell carcinoma in the Netherlands has increased slightly, especially the incidence of carcinomas in situ. Patients with Stage III and IV tumors have poor survival...
  64. ncbi Catheter-assisted 18F-FDG-PET/CT imaging of primary bladder cancer: a prospective study
    Laura S Mertens
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Nucl Med Commun 33:1195-201. 2012
    ....
  65. ncbi Feasibility of sentinel node lymphoscintigraphy in stage I testicular cancer
    Pieter J Tanis
    Department of Surgery, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 29:670-3. 2002
    ..It is concluded that lymphoscintigraphy for sentinel node identification is feasible in stage I testicular cancer using intratesticular radiocolloid administration...
  66. ncbi Use of positron emission tomography in spindle cell carcinoma of the penis
    Joost A P Leijte
    Department of Urology, Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Urology 68:1121.e17-9. 2006
    ..This lesion corresponded with the right paravesical hot spot on the positron emission tomography scan 3 months earlier...
  67. doi Shortcomings of the current TNM classification for penile carcinoma: time for a change?
    Joost A P Leijte
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Urol 27:151-4. 2009
    ..The current TNM classification for penile carcinoma has remained unchanged since 1987. In this article, we focus on several deficiencies of the current classification...
  68. ncbi A phase-II study of pegylated interferon alfa-2b for patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma and removal of the primary tumor
    Axel Bex
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Cancer Immunol Immunother 54:713-9. 2005
    ..Fatigue was the major dose-limiting toxicity. These results suggest an efficacy and toxicity of PEG-Intron comparable to standard interferon alfa-2b in patients with mRCC and removal of the primary tumor...
  69. ncbi Low-dose-rate brachytherapy is superior to high-dose-rate brachytherapy for bladder cancer
    Floris J Pos
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 59:696-705. 2004
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  70. doi Hereditary causes of kidney tumours
    Priscilla Helene Axwijk
    The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Clin Invest 40:433-9. 2010
    ..Hereditary renal cancer accounts for about 2-4% of cases. Recognition of this subgroup by clinicians is important because of the possibility of severe medical consequences for patients and their relatives...
  71. doi Radiofrequency ablation for treatment of sporadic angiomyolipoma
    Warner Prevoo
    Department of Radiology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Urology 72:188-91. 2008
    ..We used another technique, that is, radiofrequency ablation (RFA), for treatment of a sporadic AML in a patient with a solitary kidney, in whom maximal sparing of normal renal tissue was required...
  72. ncbi The timing of immunotherapy and nephrectomy in multimodality treatment of metastatic renal cell carcinoma
    Axel Bex
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 2:205-10. 2003
    ..Selection of patients, the possible mechanisms underlying the survival advantage of the combination of nephrectomy and immunotherapy, and the timing of the treatment modalities are discussed herein...
  73. ncbi Unusual complication after immediate postoperative intravesical mitomycin C instillation
    Jakko A Nieuwenhuijzen
    Department of Urology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 43:711-2. 2003
    ..To assess perivesical soft tissue injury prior to surgery MRI imaging turned out to be more accurate than computer tomography. Suggestions about how to avoid, diagnose and treat this symptomatic extravasation are made...
  74. ncbi Evidence for at least three alternative mechanisms targeting the p16INK4A/cyclin D/Rb pathway in penile carcinoma, one of which is mediated by high-risk human papillomavirus
    Emmanuelle Ferreux
    Department of Pathology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pathol 201:109-18. 2003
    ..These data indicate that there are at least three plausible mechanisms by which the p16(INK4A)/cyclin D/Rb pathway can become disrupted during penile carcinogenesis...
  75. ncbi Re: Regional lymph node staging using lymphotropic nanoparticle enhanced magnetic resonance imaging with ferumoxtran-10 in patients with penile cancer
    Bin K Kroon
    J Urol 175:1174. 2006
  76. ncbi Phase I clinical and pharmacokinetic study of kahalalide F in patients with advanced androgen refractory prostate cancer
    Jeany M Rademaker-Lakhai
    Department of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Slotervaart Hospital, Louwesweg 6, 1066 EC Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Cancer Res 11:1854-62. 2005
    ..Furthermore, the pharmacokinetics after KF administration and preliminary antitumor activity were evaluated. KF is a dehydroaminobutyric acid-containing peptide isolated from the marine herbivorous mollusk, Elysia rufescens...
  77. ncbi Re: Lymphatic mapping and gamma probe guided laparoscopic biopsy of sentinel lymph node in patients with clinical stage I testicular tumor
    Simon Horenblas
    J Urol 169:2305-6; author reply 2306. 2003
  78. ncbi Re: Gipponi M, Solari N, Di Somma FC, et al.: New fields of application of the sentinel lymph node biopsy in the pathologic staging of solid neoplasms: review of literature and surgical perspectives. J Surg Oncol 2004: 85:171-179
    Bin K Kroon
    J Surg Oncol 87:107. 2004
  79. ncbi Interferon-alpha-2a with or without 13-cis retinoic acid in patients with progressive, measurable metastatic renal cell carcinoma
    Sophie D Fossa
    Department of Oncology, The Norwegian Radium Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Cancer 101:533-40. 2004
    ..In 1995, preclinical and clinical data indicated an improvement of these results if IFN was combined with 13-cis retinoic acid (CRA)...
  80. ncbi Prognosis of primary mucosal penile melanoma: a series of 19 Dutch patients and 47 patients from the literature
    Albertus N van Geel
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Urology 70:143-7. 2007
    ..To analyze the clinical features, prognostic factors, and survival of male patients with primary mucosal melanoma on the glans penis, meatus, fossa navicularis, and distal urethra...