Surena F Matin

Summary

Affiliation: The University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Recognition and preservation of accessory pudendal arteries during laparoscopic radical prostatectomy
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Urology 67:1012-5. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Highlights from the first symposium on upper tract urothelial carcinoma
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX Electronic address
    Urol Oncol 32:309-16. 2014
  3. pmc Phase 1 prospective evaluation of the oncological adequacy of robotic assisted video-endoscopic inguinal lymphadenectomy in patients with penile carcinoma
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BJU Int 111:1068-74. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic approaches to urologic malignancies
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 446, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Treat Options Oncol 4:373-83. 2003
  5. pmc A pilot trial of vascular targeted photodynamic therapy for renal tissue
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Urol 180:338-42. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint High-frequency endoluminal ultrasonography as an aid to the staging of upper tract urothelial carcinoma: imaging findings and pathologic correlation
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 29:1277-84. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Radical laparoscopic nephroureterectomy for upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinoma: current status
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    BJU Int 95:68-74. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Conventional and hand-assisted laparoscopic radical nephrectomy: Comparative analysis of 271 cases
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Endourol 20:891-4. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Residual and recurrent disease following renal energy ablative therapy: a multi-institutional study
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Urol 176:1973-7. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Nephron-sparing probe ablative therapy: long-term outcomes
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Curr Opin Urol 18:150-6. 2008

Detail Information

Publications94

  1. ncbi request reprint Recognition and preservation of accessory pudendal arteries during laparoscopic radical prostatectomy
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Urology 67:1012-5. 2006
    ..The incidence of APAs is not well established. Preservation of APAs may be important for the maintenance of erectile function after prostatectomy. Data are limited regarding the ability to preserve APAs during laparoscopic surgery...
  2. ncbi request reprint Highlights from the first symposium on upper tract urothelial carcinoma
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX Electronic address
    Urol Oncol 32:309-16. 2014
    ..Upper tract urothelial carcinoma (UTUC) is a rare disease in Western countries and garners little focused attention in urologic and oncologic circles. We report highlights from the first symposium on UTUC...
  3. pmc Phase 1 prospective evaluation of the oncological adequacy of robotic assisted video-endoscopic inguinal lymphadenectomy in patients with penile carcinoma
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BJU Int 111:1068-74. 2013
    ..The study shows that robotic inguinal lymphadenectomy allowed adequate staging of disease in the inguinal region by removing all relevant lymph nodes as assessed by an independent evaluating urological oncologist...
  4. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic approaches to urologic malignancies
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 446, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Treat Options Oncol 4:373-83. 2003
    ..Other novel therapies, such as laparoscopic radical cystectomy with urinary diversion and laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection, hold great promise of benefiting patients with urologic malignancies...
  5. pmc A pilot trial of vascular targeted photodynamic therapy for renal tissue
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Urol 180:338-42. 2008
    ..We report a pilot trial of vascular targeted photodynamic therapy to evaluate the effect on porcine renal tissue...
  6. ncbi request reprint High-frequency endoluminal ultrasonography as an aid to the staging of upper tract urothelial carcinoma: imaging findings and pathologic correlation
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 29:1277-84. 2010
    ..We analyzed endoluminal ultrasonography (ELUS) for evaluating renal pelvic and ureteral, or upper tract, urothelial carcinoma (UTUC)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Radical laparoscopic nephroureterectomy for upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinoma: current status
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    BJU Int 95:68-74. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Conventional and hand-assisted laparoscopic radical nephrectomy: Comparative analysis of 271 cases
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Endourol 20:891-4. 2006
    ..To compare the outcomes of patients undergoing conventional laparoscopic radical nephrectomy (CLRN) and hand-assisted laparoscopic radical nephrectomy (HALRN) at our institution...
  9. ncbi request reprint Residual and recurrent disease following renal energy ablative therapy: a multi-institutional study
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Urol 176:1973-7. 2006
    ..To our knowledge no evidence based guidelines exist for determining how or when followup abdominal imaging should be performed after renal energy ablative therapy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Nephron-sparing probe ablative therapy: long-term outcomes
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Curr Opin Urol 18:150-6. 2008
    ..Recent follow-up studies have been published that further highlight their possible roles as relevant treatment options for select patients with renal cell carcinoma...
  11. doi request reprint Patterns of intervention for renal lesions in von Hippel-Lindau disease
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BJU Int 102:940-5. 2008
    ..To review the records of patients at our centre with von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) disease, to determine the incidence of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) and patterns of intervention using minimally invasive therapies...
  12. doi request reprint Incidence of downstaging and complete remission after neoadjuvant chemotherapy for high-risk upper tract transitional cell carcinoma
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 116:3127-34. 2010
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Office cystoscopy and transrectal ultrasound-guided prostate biopsies pose minimal risk: prospective evaluation of 921 procedures
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Urology 73:1175-8. 2009
    ..We determined whether cystoscopy and transrectal ultrasound-guided prostate biopsy performed in the office setting pose minimal risk to patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Ablative therapies in renal cell carcinoma
    A A Chan
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas MD Anderson, Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Minerva Urol Nefrol 63:237-50. 2011
    ..Ablative therapy is an appealing option for the management of small renal tumors shown to be renal cell carcinoma on biopsy in patients who are unsuitable candidates for surgical extirpation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Nephroureterectomy for treating upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinoma: Time to change the treatment paradigm?
    Gordon A Brown
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BJU Int 98:1176-80. 2006
    ..To evaluate factors associated with disease recurrence and survival in patients undergoing nephroureterectomy for upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinoma (UUT-TCC) in one centre over an 18-year period...
  16. ncbi request reprint Phase II presurgical feasibility study of bevacizumab in untreated patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma
    Eric Jonasch
    Department ofGenitourinary Medical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, PO Box 301439, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:4076-81. 2009
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  17. doi request reprint Early primary tumor size reduction is an independent predictor of improved overall survival in metastatic renal cell carcinoma patients treated with sunitinib
    E Jason Abel
    Department of Urology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Eur Urol 60:1273-9. 2011
    ....
  18. pmc Ability of clinical grade to predict final pathologic stage in upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinoma: implications for therapy
    Gordon A Brown
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Urology 70:252-6. 2007
    ..To evaluate whether the clinical grade predicts the final pathologic stage in upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinoma...
  19. doi request reprint Percutaneous biopsy of primary tumor in metastatic renal cell carcinoma to predict high risk pathological features: comparison with nephrectomy assessment
    E Jason Abel
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Urol 184:1877-81. 2010
    ..We assessed the accuracy of percutaneous primary tumor biopsy for metastatic renal cell carcinoma by comparing biopsy findings to final nephrectomy pathology in patients undergoing cytoreductive nephrectomy...
  20. ncbi request reprint Early results of chemotherapy with retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for isolated retroperitoneal recurrence of upper urinary tract urothelial carcinoma after nephroureterectomy
    M Adam Childs
    Department of Urologic Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Can J Urol 17:5184-9. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that chemotherapy followed by RPLND may successfully salvage select patients with isolated retroperitoneal relapse of upper tract UC following prior NU...
  21. doi request reprint Age and body mass index are independent risk factors for the development of postoperative paralytic ileus after radical cystectomy
    Robert S Svatek
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Urology 76:1419-24. 2010
    ..POI is a common complication after radical cystectomy and can result in a prolonged hospital stay and delayed recovery...
  22. doi request reprint Analysis of clinicopathologic predictors of oncologic outcome provides insight into the natural history of surgically managed papillary renal cell carcinoma
    Vitaly Margulis
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 112:1480-8. 2008
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Metastasectomy after targeted therapy in patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma
    Jose A Karam
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Urol 185:439-44. 2011
    ..Thus, we evaluated the role of metastasectomy in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma who received prior targeted therapy...
  24. ncbi request reprint Surgical morbidity associated with administration of targeted molecular therapies before cytoreductive nephrectomy or resection of locally recurrent renal cell carcinoma
    Vitaly Margulis
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Urol 180:94-8. 2008
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of radical nephroureterectomy: a series from the Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma Collaboration
    Vitaly Margulis
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cancer 115:1224-33. 2009
    ..A large series of patients treated with radical nephroureterectomy for UTUC were studied, and variables associated with poor prognosis were identified...
  26. doi request reprint Limitations of preoperative biopsy in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma: comparison to surgical pathology in 405 cases
    E Jason Abel
    Department of Urology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    BJU Int 110:1742-6. 2012
    ..Future studies with multiquadrant biopsies of primary tumours could yield the most accurate pathological results for future studies...
  27. doi request reprint Can we better select patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma for cytoreductive nephrectomy?
    Stephen H Culp
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 116:3378-88. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to identify preoperative factors that were prognostic of outcome in patients who were being considered for CN...
  28. doi request reprint Randomized trial of adjuvant thalidomide versus observation in patients with completely resected high-risk renal cell carcinoma
    Vitaly Margulis
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Urology 73:337-41. 2009
    ..To evaluate the effect of adjuvant thalidomide on recurrence-free survival (RFS) after nephrectomy for high-risk metastatic renal cell carcinoma (RCC)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Location of extrarenal tumor extension does not impact survival of patients with pT3a renal cell carcinoma
    Vitaly Margulis
    Department of Urology, University fo Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Urol 178:1878-82. 2007
    ..To assess and improve the predictive ability of the current pT3a primary tumor classification we evaluated the prognostic significance of location of extrarenal tumor extension on cancer specific survival following surgery...
  30. pmc Perioperative outcomes of laparoscopic radical nephroureterectomy and regional lymphadenectomy in patients with upper urinary tract urothelial carcinoma after neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    M Zak Rajput
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
    Urology 78:61-7. 2011
    ..To determine the effect of neoadjuvant chemotherapy on the surgical outcomes in patients undergoing laparoscopic radical nephroureterectomy (LNUX) for upper urinary tract urothelial carcinoma (UTUC)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Redefining pT3 renal cell carcinoma in the modern era: a proposal for a revision of the current TNM primary tumor classification system
    Vitaly Margulis
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 109:2439-44. 2007
    ....
  32. pmc Illness uncertainty and quality of life of patients with small renal tumors undergoing watchful waiting: a 2-year prospective study
    Patricia A Parker
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Eur Urol 63:1122-7. 2013
    ..Few studies have examined factors associated with the quality of life (QOL) of patients with renal tumors. Illness uncertainty may influence QOL...
  33. doi request reprint Primary tumor response to targeted agents in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma
    E Jason Abel
    Department of Urology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Eur Urol 59:10-5. 2011
    ..The recent development of multiple targeted agents for metastatic renal cell carcinoma (mRCC) has changed the treatment paradigm; hence the benefit and optimal timing of cytoreductive nephrectomy is being reevaluated...
  34. doi request reprint Chyluria after radiofrequency ablation of renal tumors
    Harmeet Kaur
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 1373, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 22:924-7. 2011
    ..To assess the incidence of chyluria after radiofrequency (RF) ablation of renal tumors and attempt to identify predictors of this phenomenon...
  35. doi request reprint Can a durable disease-free survival be achieved with surgical resection in patients with pathological node positive renal cell carcinoma?
    Scott E Delacroix
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Urol 186:1236-41. 2011
    ..We assessed the outcomes of patients treated at our institution with pathological node positive renal cell carcinoma without concomitant metastatic disease (T(any)N+M0)...
  36. doi request reprint Radio frequency ablation of renal tumors in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma
    Jose A Karam
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Urol 184:1882-7. 2010
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Is radiofrequency ablation safe for solitary kidneys?
    Kenneth M Jacobsohn
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Urology 69:819-23; discussion 823. 2007
    ..To determine the safety of radiofrequency ablation (RFA) in patients with a solitary kidney...
  38. ncbi request reprint Cytoreductive nephrectomy in the elderly patient: the M. D. Anderson Cancer Center experience
    A Karim Kader
    Department of Urology, University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Urol 177:855-60; discussion 860-1. 2007
    ..The benefit in the elderly population (75 years or older) is unclear. We reviewed our experience to help determine if it is of benefit in this patient population...
  39. doi request reprint Comparing lymphadenectomy during radical nephroureterectomy: open versus laparoscopic
    J Erik Busby
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Urology 71:413-6. 2008
    ..We compared the quality of lymphadenectomy with LNU with that involving open nephroureterectomy (ONU) to determine whether oncologic principles are maintained...
  40. pmc Radiofrequency ablation of renal tumours with clinical, radiographical and pathological results
    Jose A Karam
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BJU Int 111:997-1005. 2013
    ..A non-involuting zone of ablation should be considered for multisite-directed core biopsies even in the absence of detectable enhancement...
  41. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation: minimally invasive therapy for renal tumors
    Kamran Ahrar
    The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Interventional Radiology, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 325, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 6:1735-44. 2006
    ..Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation is a safe, minimally invasive treatment option for those patients...
  42. ncbi request reprint Current status of debulking nephrectomy in the era of tyrosine kinase inhibitors
    Vitaly Margulis
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Oncol Rep 10:253-8. 2008
    ..Until then, debulking surgery, which provides a survival benefit for select patients with mRCC, should continue to be used in patients before or after targeted systemic therapy...
  43. doi request reprint Papillary renal cell carcinoma: radiologic-pathologic correlation and spectrum of disease
    Raghunandan Vikram
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Radiographics 29:741-54; discussion 755-7. 2009
    ..A mass that enhances to a lesser degree is likely to be a non-clear cell RCC. It is common for metastatic lesions from pRCC to show enhancement characteristics similar to those of the primary tumor and be hypovascular...
  44. ncbi request reprint Contemporary strategies for treating nonhereditary synchronous bilateral renal tumors and the impact of minimally invasive, nephron-sparing techniques
    James Booth
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Urol Oncol 26:37-42. 2008
    ..We report the outcome of a contemporary cohort of patients treated for nonhereditary synchronous bilateral renal tumors at our institution to evaluate surgical strategies and newer techniques used during patient treatment...
  45. ncbi request reprint Unexpected atypical findings on CT after radiofrequency ablation for small renal-cell carcinoma and the role of percutaneous biopsy
    Sanaz Javadi
    Department of Interventional Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Box 325, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1186-91. 2007
    ..The present report describes three patients whose atypical findings after ablation of small RCC prompted percutaneous biopsy...
  46. pmc Upper tract urothelial carcinoma: impact of time to surgery
    Debasish Sundi
    Department of Urologic Oncology, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Urol Oncol 30:266-72. 2012
    ..The purpose of this analysis is to examine the impact of such delay on survival outcomes...
  47. pmc Laparoscopic adrenalectomy for metachronous metastases after ipsilateral nephrectomy for renal-cell carcinoma
    E Jason Abel
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Endourol 25:1323-7. 2011
    ..The purpose of the study was to describe the perioperative outcomes in a series of patients who were undergoing LA after PIN...
  48. pmc Cardiac history and risk of post-cystectomy cardiac complications
    Mark B Fisher
    Department of Urology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, The University of Texas, Texas 77030, USA
    Urology 74:1085-9. 2009
    ..Patients undergoing cystectomy often have significant baseline cardiac disease. Despite preoperative medical optimization, postoperative cardiac complications remain a significant source of morbidity...
  49. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the intact specimen after laparoscopic radical nephrectomy for clinically localized renal cell carcinoma identifies a subset of patients at increased risk for recurrence
    Daniel D Cohen
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Urol 173:1487-90; discussion 1490-1. 2005
    ..With pathological evaluation of an intact specimen we identified patients harboring high risk disease that was not anticipated preoperatively, defined as pT2 high grade (G3-4) or lesions greater than pT2...
  50. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopy-assisted radical nephrectomy with inferior vena caval thrombectomy for level II to III tumor thrombus: a single-institution experience and review of the literature
    An N Hoang
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Endourol 24:1005-12. 2010
    ..We describe our experience and review the current literature evaluating the feasibility and safety of LARN-VCT...
  51. ncbi request reprint Upper urinary tract tumors with nontransitional histology: a single-center experience
    J Erik Busby
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    Urology 67:518-23. 2006
    ..Upper urinary tract tumors of nonurothelial origin are uncommon entities. To our knowledge, no series of patients with these neoplasms has been published in the past decade...
  52. doi request reprint Identifying the risk of disease progression after surgery for localized renal cell carcinoma
    E Jason Abel
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BJU Int 106:1277-83. 2010
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Neoadjuvant chemotherapy improves survival of patients with upper tract urothelial carcinoma
    Sima Porten
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
    Cancer 120:1794-9. 2014
    ..Neoadjuvant chemotherapy may offer a way to improve clinical outcomes. The authors compared the survival rates of patients with UTUC who received neoadjuvant chemotherapy before surgery with the rates among patients who did not...
  54. pmc Real-time magnetic resonance imaging-guided cryoablation of small renal tumors at 1.5 T
    Kamran Ahrar
    Section of Interventional Radiology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Invest Radiol 48:437-44. 2013
    ..5-T MRI units. Herein, we report our initial experience with real-time MRI-guided cryoablation of small renal tumors using a prototype balanced steady-state free precession imaging sequence in a closed-bore 1.5-T MRI system...
  55. pmc The role of FISH and cytology in upper urinary tract surveillance after radical cystectomy for bladder cancer
    Mario I Fernández
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Urol Oncol 30:821-4. 2012
    ..Here, we evaluate the value of FISH and cytology in detecting upper tract recurrence in the face of a urinary diversion...
  56. pmc Comprehensive assessment of quality of life and psychosocial adjustment in patients with renal tumors undergoing open, laparoscopic and nephron sparing surgery
    Patricia A Parker
    Department of Behavioral Science, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77230 1439, USA
    J Urol 187:822-6. 2012
    ..We prospectively evaluated the general and cancer specific quality of life, and psychosocial adjustment of patients with a renal mass treated with radical vs partial nephrectomy via a laparoscopic or an open approach...
  57. ncbi request reprint Cytoreductive nephrectomy in metastatic renal cell carcinoma
    Vitaly Margulis
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Curr Opin Urol 18:474-80. 2008
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic radical nephroureterectomy for transitional cell carcinoma: where are we in 2007?
    J Erik Busby
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Curr Opin Urol 17:83-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the findings within LNU from the past 2 years as an evolving although proven modality for treatment of upper-tract transitional cell carcinoma (TCC)...
  59. doi request reprint Risk factor analysis in a contemporary cystectomy cohort using standardized reporting methodology and adverse event criteria
    Robert S Svatek
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Urol 183:929-34. 2010
    ..0 to minimize interpretation bias and allow reliable comparisons with other populations...
  60. ncbi request reprint Delayed ureterectomy after incomplete nephroureterectomy for upper tract urothelial carcinoma: pathologic findings and outcomes
    E Jason Abel
    Department of Urology, Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas, TX, USA
    Int Braz J Urol 39:817-22. 2013
    ..To evaluate the pathologic findings and outcomes after distal ureterectomy for a retained ureteral segment following incomplete nephroureterectomy for urothelial carcinoma of the renal pelvis or ureter...
  61. pmc Thyroid-like follicular carcinoma of the kidney with metastases to the lungs and retroperitoneal lymph nodes
    Jasreman Dhillon
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Hum Pathol 42:146-50. 2011
    ....
  62. doi request reprint Characterization of contrast enhancement in the ablation zone immediately after radiofrequency ablation of renal tumors
    Sanaz Javadi
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:690-5. 2010
    ..To characterize the degree of contrast enhancement within the ablation zone immediately after radiofrequency (RF) ablation of renal tumors...
  63. doi request reprint Predictors of unilateral renal function after open and laparoscopic partial nephrectomy
    Andrea A Chan
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Urology 75:295-302. 2010
    ..To retrospectively evaluate clinical, tumor, and surgical factors that were potential predictors of postoperative unilateral renal function after laparoscopic and open partial nephrectomy...
  64. ncbi request reprint Port-site metastasis: the influence of biology
    Ralph A Highshaw
    Department of Urology, University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Eur Urol 47:357-60. 2005
    ..We present a case of a pelvic chordoma that metastasized to a prior laparoscopic radical nephrectomy port-site...
  65. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic cytoreductive nephrectomy: the M. D. Anderson Cancer Center experience
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Urology 68:528-32. 2006
    ..Laparoscopic cytoreductive nephrectomy (LCN) may allow for reduced morbidity and may increase the likelihood of patients receiving systemic therapy...
  66. ncbi request reprint Imaging in oncology from the University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center: diagnosis, staging, and surveillance of prostate cancer
    Vikas Kundra
    Department of Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Box 57, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 189:830-44. 2007
    ..After reviewing the prostate anatomy, the article will show how imaging plays an important role in establishing the diagnosis, staging, and monitoring the therapeutic response in prostate cancer, with a focus on adenocarcinomas...
  67. doi request reprint Immunological response to renal cryoablation in an in vivo orthotopic renal cell carcinoma murine model
    Surena F Matin
    Department of Urology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Urol 183:333-8. 2010
    ..We describe the development of an animal model to deliver in vivo renal cryotherapy to orthotopically implanted renal cell carcinoma and the results of multiple immunological interrogations after cryoablation...
  68. ncbi request reprint Is transureteroureterostomy performed during multi-organ resection for non-urothelial malignancy safe and effective?
    Phillip W Pisters
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Surg Oncol 106:62-5. 2012
    ..The resulting ureteral defect can be reconstructed with a transureteroureterostomy (TUU); however, whether TUU is safe and effective in this patient group remains unclear...
  69. doi request reprint Use of the tyrosine kinase inhibitor sunitinib in a patient with von Hippel-Lindau disease: targeting angiogenic factors in pheochromocytoma and other von Hippel-Lindau disease-related tumors
    Camilo Jimenez
    Department of Endocrine Neoplasia and Hormonal Disorders, Unit 435, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer, Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:386-91. 2009
    ..von Hippel-Lindau disease is characterized by highly vascularized tumors of multiple organs...
  70. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy: experience in 60 cases
    Gordon A Brown
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Endourol 21:71-4. 2007
    ..To identify the factors associated with better outcomes in patients undergoing laparoscopic partial nephrectomy (LPN)...
  71. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic radical nephroureterectomy: dilemma of the distal ureter
    Jordan R Steinberg
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX, USA
    Curr Opin Urol 14:61-5. 2004
    ..We review the most common methods of managing the distal ureter, with emphasis on contemporary oncologic outcomes, indications, advantages, and disadvantages...
  72. ncbi request reprint A randomized prospective trial evaluating testosterone, haemoglobin kinetics and quality of life, during and after 12 months of androgen deprivation after prostatectomy: results from the Postoperative Adjuvant Androgen Deprivation trial
    Peter C Black
    Deparment of Urology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BJU Int 100:63-9. 2007
    ..To assess testosterone and haemoglobin kinetics in the Postoperative Adjuvant Androgen Deprivation (PAAD) trial, and correlate these with quality of life (QoL) in this prospective randomized study...
  73. doi request reprint Port-site hernias occurring after the use of bladeless radially expanding trocars
    Edmund Chiong
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Urology 75:574-80. 2010
    ..To compare and review the incidence of port-site hernias after use of bladeless radially dilating trocars after noticing a unique hernia entity developing in some patients. A review of the relevant published data is presented...
  74. ncbi request reprint Bilateral metastatic renal synovial sarcoma
    A Christopher Stage
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Urology 65:389. 2005
    ..We describe the first report of bilateral renal metastases from synovial sarcoma in a long-term survivor. Treatment consisted of systemic therapy with bilateral partial nephrectomies. The patient was disease free at 1 year of follow-up...
  75. doi request reprint Ablation of kidney tumors
    Jose A Karam
    Department of Urology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 1373, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 20:341-53, viii. 2011
    ..The renal function and complication profiles following ablative therapy are favorable, while oncologic outcomes lag behind those of surgery, thus reinforcing the need for careful patient selection...
  76. pmc Role of inflammatory related gene expression in clear cell renal cell carcinoma development and clinical outcomes
    Weiqi Tan
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Urol 186:2071-7. 2011
    ..However, less is known about how gene expression variation in this pathway influences clear cell renal carcinoma development and clinical outcomes...
  77. ncbi request reprint Interferon-alpha response and signal transduction pathway in transitional carcinoma cell lines
    Sudip K Bandyopadhyay
    Department of Urology, Lerner Research Institute, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 539:15-32. 2003
  78. ncbi request reprint Outcome of laparoscopic radical and open partial nephrectomy for the sporadic 4 cm. or less renal tumor with a normal contralateral kidney
    Surena F Matin
    Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio, USA
    J Urol 168:1356-9; discussion 1359-60. 2002
    ..We compared the short-term and long-term impact of these 2 treatment modalities in patients with a sporadic localized solitary renal tumor 4 cm. or less and a normal opposite kidney...
  79. ncbi request reprint Acute renal failure due to subcapsular renal hematoma in a solitary kidney: improvement after decompression
    Surena F Matin
    Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio, USA
    J Urol 168:2526-7. 2002
  80. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic radical nephrectomy for cancer with level I renal vein involvement
    Mihir M Desai
    Section of Laparoscopic and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Urological Institute, A100, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Urol 169:487-91. 2003
    ..To our knowledge we report the initial clinical series of laparoscopic radical nephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma associated with level I renal vein thrombus...
  81. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy with suture repair of the pelvicaliceal system
    Mihir M Desai
    Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Urology 61:99-104. 2003
    ..In this prospective study, we assessed the safety and efficacy of such substantive renal parenchymal resections that incorporate laparoscopic suture repair of the collecting system...
  82. ncbi request reprint Modified Pfannenstiel incision for intact specimen extraction after retroperitoneoscopic renal surgery
    Surena F Matin
    Section of Laparoscopic and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Urology 61:830-2. 2003
    ..To describe a simple modification of the Pfannenstiel incision for performing intact specimen extraction during retroperitoneal laparoscopic radical nephrectomy...
  83. ncbi request reprint Partial nephrectomy for renal urothelial tumors: clinical update
    Mahesh C Goel
    Glickman Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Urology 67:490-5. 2006
    ..Partial nephrectomy is an established treatment for renal cell cancer but its use for renal urothelial tumors has been studied less extensively...
  84. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of laparoscopic versus open partial nephrectomy for renal tumors in 200 patients
    Inderbir S Gill
    Glickman Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue A 100, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Urol 170:64-8. 2003
    ..We compared perioperative outcomes after laparoscopic and open nephron sparing surgery (NSS) for patients with a solitary renal tumor of 7 cm or less at a single institution...
  85. ncbi request reprint Recurrence and survival following laparoscopic radical nephroureterectomy with various forms of bladder cuff control
    Surena F Matin
    Section of Laparoscopic and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Glickman Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Urol 173:395-400. 2005
    ..We document recurrence and survival following laparoscopic radical nephroureterectomy (LNUX) for upper tract transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) using primarily 2 methods of managing the bladder cuff...
  86. ncbi request reprint Ureteral tissue balloon expansion for laparoscopic bladder augmentation: survival study
    Mihir M Desai
    Section of Laparoscopic and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Endourol 17:283-93. 2003
    ..Herein, we propose a completely minimally invasive approach to balloon overdilate a segment of juxtavesical ureter incrementally and to use this in-line tissue-expanded ureteral patch to augment the bladder laparoscopically...
  87. ncbi request reprint Prospective randomized comparison of transperitoneal versus retroperitoneal laparoscopic radical nephrectomy
    Mihir M Desai
    Section of Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery, Glickman Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Urol 173:38-41. 2005
    ..We report on a prospective randomized comparison of transperitoneal versus retroperitoneal laparoscopic radical nephrectomy for renal tumor...
  88. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic radical cystoprostatectomy with bilateral nephroureterectomy: initial report
    Ryan K Berglund
    Section of Laparoscopic and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    BJU Int 97:37-41. 2006
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  89. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic radical cystectomy with urinary diversion: completely intracorporeal technique
    Surena F Matin
    Section of Laparoscopic and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Urological Institute, The Cleveland Clinic, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Endourol 16:335-41; discussion 341. 2002
    ..Definition of its true role awaits greater experience and long-term comparisons of the outcomes with those of traditional open surgery...
  90. ncbi request reprint Robotic-assisted laparoscopic adrenalectomy
    Mihir M Desai
    Section of Laparoscopic and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Urology 60:1104-7. 2002
    ..We present, to our knowledge, the initial 2 cases of robotic-assisted laparoscopic adrenalectomy in humans...
  91. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic urology training in South Africa
    Andre M Naude
    Department of Urology, University of Stellenbosch and Tygerberg Hospital, Tygerberg, South Africa
    J Endourol 19:1180-4. 2005
    ..Laparoscopic urologic surgery is not widely practiced in South Africa. After presenting a laparoscopic training course, we evaluated how effectively this training translated into clinical practice...
  92. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of age and comorbidity as risk factors after laparoscopic urological surgery
    Surena F Matin
    Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio, USA
    J Urol 170:1115-20. 2003
    ..This single center, retrospective study was done to determine whether age and comorbidity are predictors of outcome in patients undergoing laparoscopic renal and adrenal surgery...
  93. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic radical nephrectomy: retroperitoneal versus transperitoneal approach
    Surena F Matin
    Section of Laparoscopic and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Urological Institute, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, OH 44195, USA
    Curr Urol Rep 3:164-71. 2002
    ..A salient summary of the worldwide experience with these procedures is presented, as well as a brief synopsis of controversial arguments favoring specimen morcellation versus intact extraction...
  94. ncbi request reprint Prospective randomized trial of skin adhesive versus sutures for closure of 217 laparoscopic port-site incisions
    Surena F Matin
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 196:845-53. 2003
    ....