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Summary: Endoscopic examination, therapy or surgery of the urinary bladder.
Publications216 found, 100 shown here
- Laparoscopic ureteral resection and anastomosis for management of low-grade transitional-cell carcinomaN Simforoosh
Urology Nephrology Research Center, Shahid Labbafi Nejad Hospital, 9th Boostan, Pasdaran Avenue, Tehran, Iran 16666 79951
J Endourol 19:287-9. 2005..To our knowledge, this approach is the first application of laparoscopic segmental ureterectomy for proximal ureteral tumor...
- A comparison of white-light cystoscopy and narrow-band imaging cystoscopy to detect bladder tumour recurrencesHarry W Herr
Department of Urology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10021, USA
BJU Int 102:1111-4. 2008To determine whether narrow-band imaging (NBI) cystoscopy enhances the detection of non-muscle-invasive bladder tumours over standard white-light imaging (WLI) cystoscopy, as surveillance WLI is the standard method used to diagnose ..
- Fluorescence cystoscopy with high-resolution optical coherence tomography imaging as an adjunct reduces false-positive findings in the diagnosis of urothelial carcinoma of the bladderJoerg Schmidbauer
Department of Urology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Eur Urol 56:914-9. 2009..Optical coherence tomography (OCT) is a noninvasive, real-time, microstructural imaging modality that uses near-infrared light for a point analysis of the bladder-wall microstructure...
- Narrow band imaging cystoscopy improves the detection of non-muscle-invasive bladder cancerEvelyne C C Cauberg
Department of Urology, Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Urology 76:658-63. 2010To determine whether narrow band imaging (NBI) improves detection of non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer over white-light imaging (WLI) cystoscopy.
- Narrow-band imaging flexible cystoscopy in the detection of recurrent urothelial cancer of the bladderRichard T Bryan
Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
BJU Int 101:702-5; discussion 705-6. 2008To investigate whether narrow-band imaging (NBI) flexible cystoscopy improves the detection rate of urothelial carcinomas (UCs) of the bladder...
- Narrow band imaging for detecting residual/recurrent cancerous tissue during second transurethral resection of newly diagnosed non-muscle-invasive high-grade bladder cancerAngelo Naselli
Urology Unit, National Institute for Cancer Research, Genoa, Italy
BJU Int 105:208-11. 2010..To determine if narrow-band imaging (NBI) can be used to detect high-grade cancerous lesions missed with the white light at the time of a second transurethral resection (TUR) of high-grade non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC)...
- Narrow-band imaging cystoscopy to evaluate the response to bacille Calmette-Guérin therapy: preliminary resultsHarry W Herr
Department of Urology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
BJU Int 105:314-6. 2010..Study Type - Diagnostic (exploratory cohort) Level of Evidence 2b...
- Photodynamic diagnosis in non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer: a systematic review and cumulative analysis of prospective studiesIngo Kausch
Department of Urology, University at Lubeck, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Lubeck, Lubeck, Germany
Eur Urol 57:595-606. 2010The clinical benefit of photodynamic diagnosis (PDD) with 5-aminolevulinic acid or hexaminolevulinate in addition to white-light cystoscopy (WLC) in bladder cancer has been discussed controversially.
- Narrow-band imaging cystoscopy to evaluate bladder tumours--individual surgeon variabilityHarry Herr
Department of Urology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
BJU Int 106:53-5. 2010..Diagnosis (exploratory cohort) Level of Evidence 2b...
- The community-based morbidity of flexible cystoscopyD M Burke
Department of Urology, Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport, UK
BJU Int 89:347-9. 2002OBJECTIVE: To evaluate patients' experience after flexible cystoscopy (FC), particularly concentrating on the prevalence and degree of symptoms, the frequency of visits to their General Practitioner (GP), subsequent antibiotic rates and ..
- Do we need to perform cystoscopy on all adults attending urology centres as outpatients?V Kumar
The Whittington Hospital, London, UK
Urol Int 73:198-200; discussion 200. 2004There has been considerable expansion in the use of flexible cystoscopy (FC) and people who can perform the procedure. Hence, there is a criticism that this procedure is being overused with no management benefit.
- Comparison of CT virtual cystoscopy of the contrast material-filled bladder with conventional cystoscopy in the diagnosis of bladder tumoursA S Kivrak
Department of Radiology, Selcuk University Meram Faculty of Medicine, Konya, Turkey
Clin Radiol 64:30-7. 2009To investigate the value of virtual cystoscopy using contrast material to fill the bladder during routine abdominopelvic computed tomography (CT) examinations for the detection of bladder tumours.
- Acquisition of flexible cystoscopy skills on a virtual reality simulator by experts and novicesBarbara M A Schout
VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
BJU Int 105:234-9. 2010..on the URO Mentor significantly improve novices' performance in terms of time, trauma, areas inspected and Global Rating Scale (GRS) score?; (ii) is discrimination between different levels of expertise possible using the URO Mentor?..
- Photodynamic diagnosis of bladder cancer compared with white light cystoscopy: Systematic review and meta-analysisGraham Mowatt
Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, AB25 2ZD Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Int J Technol Assess Health Care 27:3-10. 2011The aim of this study was to assess the test performance and clinical effectiveness of photodynamic diagnosis (PDD) compared with white light cystoscopy (WLC) in people suspected of new or recurrent bladder cancer.
- Nine episodes of anaphylaxis following cystoscopy caused by Cidex OPA (ortho-phthalaldehyde) high-level disinfectant in 4 patients after cytoscopyWilliam N Sokol
University of California, Irvine College of Medicine, Newport Beach, CA 92660, USA
J Allergy Clin Immunol 114:392-7. 2004..OBJECTIVE: We report 4 patients who experienced 9 episodes of anaphylaxis following cystoscopy after a urology practice switched from using Cidex (glutaraldehyde [GTA]) to OPA for disinfecting their ..
- Optical coherence tomography as an adjunct to white light cystoscopy for intravesical real-time imaging and staging of bladder cancerAlvin C Goh
Scott Department of Urology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030 2706, USA
Urology 72:133-7. 2008..It may provide an extension of conventional cystoscopy by allowing noninvasive examination of bladder tissue at microscopic resolution (10 to 20 microm)...
- Narrow-band imaging flexible cystoscopy: a new user's experienceRichard T Bryan
Department of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and School of Cancer Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom
J Endourol 24:1339-43. 2010..previously an improved detection rate for bladder cancer recurrences with narrow-band imaging (NBI) flexible cystoscopy when compared with conventional white-light imaging (WLI) flexible cystoscopy...
- Screening cystoscopy and biopsy in patients with neuropathic bladder and chronic suprapubic indwelling catheters: is it valid?R Hamid
Spinal Injuries Unit, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore, Middlesex, United Kingdom
J Urol 170:425-7. 2003Screening for bladder malignancy in patients with neuropathic bladder and a chronic indwelling catheter by cystoscopy and biopsy is commonly performed. Despite this practice the test has not been fully validated to date...
- Hexaminolevulinate-guided fluorescence cystoscopy in the diagnosis and follow-up of patients with non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer: review of the evidence and recommendationsJ Alfred Witjes
UMC St Radboud, Netherlands, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Eur Urol 57:607-14. 2010Compared with standard white-light cystoscopy, photodynamic diagnosis with blue light and the photosensitiser hexaminolevulinate has been shown to improve the visualisation of bladder tumours, reduce residual tumour rates by at least 20%, ..
- Diagnostic efficiency of multidetector computed tomography with multiplanar reformatted imaging and virtual cystoscopy in the assessment of bladder tumors after transurethral resectionMustafa Koplay
Department of Radiology, Medical Faculty, Dumlupinar University, Kutahya, Turkey
J Comput Assist Tomogr 34:121-6. 2010In the assessment of recurrent bladder tumors, diagnostic efficiency of virtual cystoscopy carried out by multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) was investigated and compared with the criterion standard of conventional cystoscopy.
- Does photodynamic transurethral resection of bladder tumour improve the outcome of initial T1 high-grade bladder cancer? A long-term follow-up of a randomized studyStefan Denzinger
Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
BJU Int 101:566-9. 2008..To evaluate, in a long-term follow-up of T1 high-grade bladder cancer treated in a prospective, randomized trial, whether fluorescence diagnosis (FD) increases recurrence-free survival (RFS) or reduces progression to muscle-invasive stages...
- Combining hand assisted laparoscopic nephroureterectomy with cystoscopic circumferential excision of the distal ureter without primary closure of the bladder cuff--is it safe?Eliecer Kurzer
Division of Endourology and Laparoscopy, Department of Urology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
J Urol 175:63-7; discussion 67-8. 2006..We report the oncological sequelae in patients who underwent HAL-NU using our technique of complete ureteral removal...
- Improved detection of urothelial carcinoma in situ with hexaminolevulinate fluorescence cystoscopyJörg Schmidbauer
Department of Urology, University of Vienna, Austria
J Urol 171:135-8. 2004In this European multicenter study we compared hexaminolevulinate (HAL) fluorescence cystoscopy and standard white light cystoscopy for the detection of carcinoma in situ (CIS) in patients suspected of having high risk bladder cancer.
- Economic impact of tumor markers in bladder cancer surveillanceY Mark Hong
Division of Urology, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
Urology 71:131-5. 2008..Bladder tumor markers hold the promise to reduce these costs, yet have not been widely adopted in oncological practice. We assessed the cost-effectiveness of bladder tumor markers in surveillance routines...
- Prospective randomized crossover trial of lubricant gel against an anaesthetic gel for outpatient cystoscopySudhanshu Chitale
Department of Urology, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital and School of Medicine Health Policy and Practice, Norwich, UK
Scand J Urol Nephrol 42:164-7. 2008Flexible cystoscopy is routinely performed under local anaesthetic. The aim of this study was to compare the outcomes of using an anaesthetic gel and a non-anaesthetic gel in the same patient.
- Bacteriuria, pyuria and bacteremia frequency following outpatient cystoscopyHale Turan
Ankara Training and Research Hospital Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Ankara, Turkey
Int J Urol 13:25-8. 2006The assumed necessity of antimicrobial prophylaxis prior to cystoscopy is controversial...
- Reduced specificity of 5-ALA induced fluorescence in photodynamic diagnosis of transitional cell carcinoma after previous intravesical therapyM C M Grimbergen
Department of Biomedical Engineering, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, 3508 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
Eur Urol 44:51-6. 2003..Several studies have reported different rates of false positive biopsies using 5-aminolevulinic acid induced fluorescence. In this study we evaluated the effect of previous intravesical therapy on the false positive biopsy rate...
- Improving the management of bladder cancer with fluorescence cystoscopyH Barton Grossman
Department of Urology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 1373, Houston, TX 77030, USA
J Environ Pathol Toxicol Oncol 26:143-7. 2007Endoscopic visualization (cystoscopy) and transurethral resection are effective, well-tolerated diagnostic and treatment techniques for bladder cancer...
- The incidence of ureteral obstruction and the value of intraoperative cystoscopy during vaginal surgery for pelvic organ prolapseA Marcus Gustilo-Ashby
Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1478-85. 2006The objective of the study was to determine the incidence of ureteral obstruction during vaginal surgery for pelvic organ prolapse and the accuracy and efficacy of intraoperative cystoscopy.
- Pheochromocytoma of the urinary bladder without typical symptomsTakehisa Onishi
Department of Urology, Prefectural Shima Hospital, Shima, Japan
Int J Urol 10:398-400. 2003..b>Cystoscopy revealed a yellowish submucosal tumor in the right lateral wall of the bladder...
- Oral ciprofloxacin or trimethoprim reduces bacteriuria after flexible cystoscopyMark I Johnson
Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
BJU Int 100:826-9. 2007..trial to determine whether oral prophylactic antibiotics reduce the risk of bacteriuria after flexible cystoscopy (FC), as up to 10% of patients develop urinary infection afterwards, with significant morbidity and costs for ..
- Painful bladder syndrome/interstitial cystitisAnna Rosamilia
Urogynaecologist, Monash Medical Centre, 13 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, VIC 3065, Australia
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 19:843-59. 2005..There are still controversies concerning the most basic investigation of cystoscopy in PBS/IC...
- Patients' perceived burden of cystoscopic and urinary surveillance of bladder cancer: a randomized comparisonMadelon N M van der Aa
Department of Pathology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
BJU Int 101:1106-10. 2008..low-grade (pTa/pT1, G1/G2) urothelial cell carcinoma of the urinary bladder, the perceived burden of flexible cystoscopy or surveillance by microsatellite analysis (MA) in voided urine, as such patients are normally recommended to ..
- The incidence of urinary tract injury during hysterectomy: a prospective analysis based on universal cystoscopyBabak Vakili
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, University Hospital, New Orleans, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1599-604. 2005..To evaluate the incidence of urinary tract injury due to hysterectomy for benign disease...
- The prevalence of interstitial cystitis, endometriosis, adhesions, and vulvar pain in women with chronic pelvic painEdward J Stanford
Department of Urogynecology/Obstetrics and Gynecology, St. Mary's/Good Samaritan Hospital, Centralia, Illinois 62801, USA
J Minim Invasive Gynecol 12:43-9. 2005..INTERVENTIONS: All patients received an intravesical potassium sensitivity test (PST), cystoscopy with double-fill hydrodistension, a physical examination for vulvar pain, and laparoscopy to assess the presence ..
- Fluorescence cystoscopy in the management of bladder cancer: a help for the urologist!Patrice Jichlinski
Department of Urology, CHUV, CH 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
Urol Int 74:97-101. 2005..This paper reviews 10 years of experience of fluorescence cystoscopy, a simple technique perfectly adapted to the current endoscopic equipment...
- Suprapubically assisted operative cystoscopy in the management of intravesical TVT synthetic mesh segmentsPeter Rosenblatt
Division of Urogynecology, Harvard Medical School, Mount Auburn Hospital, 725 Concord Avenue Suite 3300, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 16:509-11. 2005..Perforations of the bladder during the TVT placement are relatively common, but are usually noted on cystoscopy and corrected at the time of the procedure...
- Office based flexible cystoscopy may be less painful for men allowed to view the procedureAmit R Patel
Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
J Urol 177:1843-5. 2007An experienced urology nurse observed that patients seemed to tolerate the procedure better when allowed to see the monitor in real time during office based cystoscopy. We assessed the impact of this on visual analog scale pain scores.
- Flexible cystoscopy assisted by hexaminolevulinate induced fluorescence: a new approach for bladder cancer detection and surveillance?W Loidl
Department of Urology, University of Vienna, Medical School, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
Eur Urol 47:323-6. 2005The aim of this study was the assessment of flexible cystoscopy assisted by hexaminolevulinate (HAL) fluorescence.
- Do the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases cystoscopic criteria associate with other clinical and objective features of interstitial cystitis?Deborah R Erickson
From the Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA
J Urol 173:93-7. 2005....
- Functional outcomes of primary and secondary repairs of vesicovaginal fistulae via vaginal cuff scar excisionMichael K Flynn
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 15:394-8; discussion 398. 2004..Transvaginal cuff scar excision is an effective method for the primary and secondary repair of vesicovaginal fistulae and does not appear to cause postoperative irritative voiding symptoms or dyspareunia...
- Analysis of a computer based simulator as an educational tool for cystoscopy: subjective and objective resultsMatthew T Gettman
Department of Urology, Mayo Medical School and Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55906, USA
J Urol 179:267-71. 2008Resident education in cystoscopy has traditionally relied on clinical instruction. However, simulators are now available outside the clinical setting. We evaluated a simulator for flexible and rigid cystoscopy.
- Urine markers for bladder cancer surveillance: a systematic reviewBas W G van Rhijn
Department of Urology, University Hospital, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Eur Urol 47:736-48. 2005The follow-up of patients with urothelial cell carcinoma (UCC) of the bladder is done by cystoscopy and, in most cases, cytology. The last decade, many urine-based tests for UCC have been developed and tested in different populations...
- Improved detection and treatment of bladder cancer using hexaminolevulinate imaging: a prospective, phase III multicenter studyDieter Jocham
Department of Urology, University of Schleswig-Holstein, , Germany
J Urol 174:862-6; discussion 866. 2005PURPOSE: We determined if improved tumor detection using hexaminolevulinate (HAL) fluorescence cystoscopy could lead to improved treatment in patients with bladder cancer...
- Endoscopic cross-trigonal ureteral reimplantation under carbon dioxide bladder insufflation: a novel techniqueC K Yeung
Division of Paediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
J Endourol 19:295-9. 2005....
- A comparison of hexaminolevulinate fluorescence cystoscopy and white light cystoscopy for the detection of carcinoma in situ in patients with bladder cancer: a phase III, multicenter studyYves Fradet
L Hôtel Dieu de Québec, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec, Quebec, Province de Quebec, Canada
J Urol 178:68-73; discussion 73. 2007We compared hexaminolevulinate (Hexvix) fluorescence cystoscopy with white light cystoscopy for detecting carcinoma in situ.
- A phase III, multicenter comparison of hexaminolevulinate fluorescence cystoscopy and white light cystoscopy for the detection of superficial papillary lesions in patients with bladder cancerH Barton Grossman
University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA, and L Hotel Dieu de Québec, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec, Canada
J Urol 178:62-7. 2007We compared hexaminolevulinate fluorescence cystoscopy with white light cystoscopy for detecting Ta and T1 papillary lesions in patients with bladder cancer.
- Cost-effectiveness of universal cystoscopy to identify ureteral injury at hysterectomyA G Visco
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
Obstet Gynecol 97:685-92. 2001To evaluate the cost-effectiveness of routine cystoscopy at the time of abdominal, vaginal, and laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy in terms of cost per ureteral injury identified and treated.
- Massive hematuria after cystoscopy in a patient with an internal iliac artery aneurysmIchiya Honma
Department of Urology, Hakodate Goryoukaku Hospital, Hakodate, Japan
Int J Urol 9:407-9. 2002..In the present case cystoscopic examination injured the mucosa and led to massive hemorrhage from the bladder neck...
- Biopsy features are associated with primary symptoms in interstitial cystitis: results from the interstitial cystitis database studyJ E Tomaszewski
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6021, USA
Urology 57:67-81. 2001..Furthermore, these results suggest an important role for certain pathologic features in the predictive modeling of IC symptoms...
- Stage Ta-T1 bladder cancer: the relationship between findings at first followup cystoscopy and subsequent recurrence and progressionSten Holmang
Department of Urology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, , Sweden
J Urol 167:1634-7. 2002PURPOSE: We studied the relationship of first cystoscopy findings with recurrence and progression rates in a large, population based series of patients with bladder cancer...
- Variability in the recurrence rate at first follow-up cystoscopy after TUR in stage Ta T1 transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder: a combined analysis of seven EORTC studiesMaurizio Brausi
Institute Sant'Agostino, Estense, Modena, Italy
Eur Urol 41:523-31. 2002OBJECTIVES: To assess the variability between institutions in the recurrence rate at the first follow-up cystoscopy (RR-FFC) after transurethral resection (TUR) in patients with stage Ta T1 bladder cancer...
- Hormonal manipulation in women with chronic, cyclic irritable bladder symptoms and pelvic painGretchen M Lentz
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:1268-71; discussion 1271-3. 2002..Fifteen women had undergone laparoscopy that was followed immediately by cystoscopy and bladder hydrodistension. Patients were then treated with leuprolide acetate or oral contraceptive pills...
- Effect of bladder carcinoma location on detection rates by ultrasonography and computed tomographyEriz Ozden
Department of Urology, University of Ankara, School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
Urology 69:889-92. 2007..To evaluate the effect of the location of bladder carcinoma on detection rates by ultrasonography (US) and computed tomography (CT)...
- [Role of antibiotic prophylaxis in ambulatory cystoscopy]T Karmouni
Service d'Urologie, CHU Pontchaillou, rue Henri Le Guilloux, 35033 Rennes
Prog Urol 11:1239-41. 2001..There has been a great deal of discussion regarding the necessity of antibiotic prophylaxis in transurethral cystoscopy. In order to clarify this complicated issue, a randomized prospective study was performed on 126 patients ..
- Midazolam anesthesia during rigid and flexible cystoscopyYun Seob Song
Department of Urology, Soonchunhyang School of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
Urol Res 35:139-42. 2007The objective of this study was to investigate the usefulness and safety of midazolam-induced anesthesia for cystoscopy. From September 2005 to March 2006, 80 patients scheduled for regular outpatient follow-up cystoscopy participated in ..
- [Cystoscopy-assisted partial cystectomy for paraganglioma of the urinary bladder]Masaomi Ikeda
Department of Urology, St Luke s International Hospital
Hinyokika Kiyo 54:611-4. 2008A 39-year-old woman visited our hospital with a complaint of gross hematuria. Cystoscopy revealed a nodular tumor 3 cm in diameter in the posterior wall of the bladder. A transurethral resection was performed...
- Hexyl aminolevulinate fluorescence cystoscopy: new diagnostic tool for photodiagnosis of superficial bladder cancer--a multicenter studyPatrice Jichlinski
Department of Urology, CHUV University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
J Urol 170:226-9. 2003..the sensitivity and specificity of Hexvix (PhotoCure ASA, Oslo, Norway) hexyl aminolevulinate (HAL) fluorescence cystoscopy in patients with superficial bladder cancer...
- Rates of urinary tract injury from gynecologic surgery and the role of intraoperative cystoscopyD T Gilmour
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Obstet Gynecol 107:1366-72. 2006To estimate the rates of urinary tract injury after benign gynecologic surgery. To explore the role of routine intraoperative cystoscopy at benign gynecologic surgery.
- Virtual reality flexible cystoscopy: a validation studyJ Shah
Academic Surgical Unit, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
BJU Int 90:828-32. 2002To validate a flexible cystoscopy simulator by determining if it could differentiate between expert and novice cystoscopists.
- The evil twins of chronic pelvic pain syndrome: endometriosis and interstitial cystitisMaurice K Chung
Midwest Regional Center for Chronic Pelvic Pain, The Medical Park of Lima Memorial Hospital, Lima, Ohio 45805, USA
JSLS 6:311-4. 2002..To determine the value in the initial laparoscopic and cystoscopic evaluation of avoiding the unnecessary delay in diagnosing the "evil twins" of chronic pelvic pain syndrome, endometriosis and interstitial cystitis...
- Validation of a flexible cystoscopy courseJ Shah
Academic Surgical Unit, Imperial College School of Medicine, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
BJU Int 90:833-5. 2002To examine the instructional effectiveness of a course for nurses wishing to learn flexible cystoscopy, using a virtual reality flexible cystoscopy simulator to measure the outcome.
- Cystoscopy-assisted laparoscopic resection of extramucosal bladder endometriosisRenato Seracchioli
Center for Reconstructive Pelvic Endosurgery, Reproductive Medicine Unit, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Massarenti 13, 40138 Bologna, Italy
J Endourol 16:663-6. 2002..The diagnosis of vesical endometriosis is difficult to formulate, and it should be confirmed by cystoscopy with biopsy...
- What is the value of cystoscopy with hydrodistension for interstitial cystitis?Derek P Ottem
Division of Urology, Providence Health Care, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Urology 66:494-9. 2005To determine the utility of cystoscopy with hydrodistension for the diagnosis and therapy of interstitial cystitis...
- Radiochemotherapy after transurethral resection for high-risk T1 bladder cancer: an alternative to intravesical therapy or early cystectomy?Christian Weiss
Department of Radiation Therapy, University of Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
J Clin Oncol 24:2318-24. 2006..Radiotherapy or radiochemotherapy (RT/RCT) may help to strike a balance between intravesical treatment and early cystectomy...
- Pathologic features of bladder tumors after nephroureterectomy or segmental ureterectomy for upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinomaJay D Raman
Department of Urology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
Urology 69:251-4. 2007..To determine the pathologic features of bladder tumors after nephroureterectomy or segmental ureterectomy for upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinoma (UUT-TCC)...
- [Urethral duplication in a male child. Accessory urethra with a normotopic opening in a penopubic epispadias with dorsal penis deviation]V Zugor
Urologische Klinik mit Poliklinik, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen
Urologe A 46:156-9. 2007..Surgery is based on the individual and must be planned dependent on the morphology present. In all cases, both functional and cosmetic aspects must be taken into account...
- Arteriovenous malformation of the urinary bladder: Treated by transurethral resectionJong-Min Park
Department of Urology School of Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea
Int J Urol 12:409-11. 2005..No well-established guidelines exist concerning their management. We report a case of an arteriovenous malformation of the urinary bladder that was successfully treated by transurethral resection...
- Editorial: Bladder cancer. How can we make a difference?Mark S Soloway
J Urol 170:1781-2. 2003
- Four years experience in bladder preserving management for muscle invasive bladder cancerMichele Lodde
Department of Urology, General Hospital of Bolzano, , 39100 Bolzano, Italy
Eur Urol 47:773-8; discussion 778-9. 2005..The complications forced us to carry out a salvage cystectomy in nearly half of the cases. The other half of the patients complained of other severe complications reducing the quality of life of the remaining life span...
- High-grade T1 bladder cancer at the ureterovesical junctionMark Soloway
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Department of Urology, Dominion Towers, 1400 NW, 10th Avenue, Suite 506, Miami, FL 33136, USA
Curr Urol Rep 8:104-7. 2007
- Multiple intravesical instillations of low-dose resiniferatoxin in the treatment of refractory interstitial cystitisChung Hsin Peng
Department of Urology, En Chu Kong Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
Urol Int 78:78-81. 2007..Current medications used in the treatment of interstitial cystitis (IC) have limited efficacy. This prospective study investigated the efficacy of multiple intravesical instillations of resiniferatoxin (RTX) at the concentration of 10 nM...
- Does the management of bladder perforation during transurethral resection of superficial bladder tumors predispose to extravesical tumor recurrence?Andreas Skolarikos
2nd Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Sismanoglio General Hospital Athens, Greece
J Urol 173:1908-11. 2005..We also defined potential risk factors for extravesical recurrence prospectively giving emphasis to the management of the perforation...
- The management of superficial bladder cancerGuido Dalbagni
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
Nat Clin Pract Urol 4:254-60. 2007..The effect of intravesical immunotherapy in bladder cancer is explored as well as the role of early cystectomy...
- Twelve-year follow up of a randomized prospective trial comparing bacillus Calmette-Guerin and epirubicin as adjuvant therapy in superficial bladder cancerChi Wai Cheng
Department of Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong, China
Int J Urol 12:449-55. 2005..To compare bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) with epirubicin in adjuvant therapy of superficial bladder transitional cell carcinoma, with respect to recurrence, progression and survival. Prognostic factors are also evaluated...
- Role of periureteral injections in children with vesicoureteral refluxMichael A Keating
Department of Urology, University of South Florida School of Medicine, Tampa, USA
Curr Opin Urol 15:369-73. 2005..This review describes the contemporary experience with injection therapy and attempts to define its place in the algorithm for the management of vesicoureteral reflux...
- Transient anuria requiring nephrostomy after intravesical bacillus Calmette-Guérin instillations for superficial bladder cancerTomoyuki Kaneko
Department of Urology, Japanese Red Cross Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
Int J Urol 13:294-5. 2006..Although BCG intravesical instillation after nephroureterectomy is a common practice, special care should be taken of renal function in patients with unilateral kidney during BCG therapy...
- Laparoscopic management of a transitional cell carcinoma arising in a right ectopic ureterGregory Verhoest
Department of Urology, CHI Pontchaillou, Rennes, France
Int J Urol 13:287-8. 2006..To our knowledge, this is the fourth case described in the literature, and the second case of a TCC arising in a right ectopic ureter...
- Acute granulomatous tubulointerstitial nephritis caused by intravesical BCGSean E Kennedy
Department of Nephrology, Prince of Wales Hospital, Barker St, Randwick, NSW 2031, Australia
Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:1427-9. 2006
- [Ureterectomy with bladder cuff -- in open and laparoscopic nephroureterectomy]B Ubrig
, HELIOS-Klinikum Wuppertal, , 42283 Wuppertal
Aktuelle Urol 36:355-62; quiz 363-4. 2005
- Dorsal onlay skin graft bulbar urethroplasty: long-term follow-upGuido Barbagli
Center for Reconstructive Urethral Surgery, Arezzo, Italy
Eur Urol 53:628-33. 2008..To report retrospectively long-term follow-up in a homogeneous group of patients who underwent dorsal onlay skin graft bulbar urethroplasty and to investigate which factors might influence long-term outcome...
- [International Consensus Panel--treatment strategies for superficial bladder cancer]Sabine Adler
Aktuelle Urol 37:320-3; discussion 322-3. 2006
- [Urine cytology and urine markers. Significance for clinical practice]S Tritschler
Urologische Klinik und Poliklinik, Klinikum, Campus Grosshadern, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Munchen
Urologe A 45:W1441-7; quiz W1448. 2006..Due to the high rate of disease recurrence, frequent follow-up procedures are necessary. For this purpose, cystoscopy is the standard procedure, and supplementary non-invasive procedures such as cytology or tumor marker tests are ..
- Congenital mid ureteral stricturesAndrew H Hwang
Division of Urology, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90027, USA
J Urol 174:1999-2002. 2005..Congenital mid ureteral stricture is rare. We report 7 cases, and discuss the differences in preoperative evaluation and surgical management compared to other obstructive entities...
- Recurrence and progression of T1G3 transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder treated with intravesical bacillus Calmette-GuérinB Gunlusoy
Urology Department, SSK Izmir Education Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
Urol Int 75:107-13. 2005..To examine the incidence of recurrence and progression in patients with stage T1, grade-3 carcinoma of the bladder treated with endovesical bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) after complete transurethral resection...
- Comparison of two-port and four-port irradiation in the bladder preservation therapy for locally invasive bladder cancerYoshitomo Sawada
Departmant of Urology, Toho University Medical Center Ohashi Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
Int J Urol 13:1470-4. 2006..To ascertain therapeutic effectiveness and adverse reactions with radiochemotherapy for locally invasive bladder cancer, comparison was made between two-port and four-port irradiation with intravenous cisplatin administration...
- Cyclophosphamide is contraindicated in patients with a history of transitional cell carcinomaBjoern G Volkmer
Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ulm, Germany
Clin Rheumatol 24:319-23. 2005..In patients with a history of superficial bladder cancer, a single dose of cyclophosphamide poses a significantly increased risk of tumor recurrence in the lower and in the upper urinary tract as well...
- Adenocarcinoma of ileal neobladder 20 years after cystectomyJean Paul Berberian
Service d'Urologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Henri Mondor, , France
Urology 68:1343.e9-10. 2006..Patients who had an ileal neobladder created are at risk of glandular malignancy and should be closely followed up...
- Superselective embolization of bladder arteries in the treatment of intractable bladder haemorrhageEttore De Berardinis
Department of Urology U Bracci, University La Sapienza, V.Policlinico, Rome, Italy
Int J Urol 12:503-5. 2005..For these reasons, superselective embolization of the bladder arteries should be considered as the treatment of choice in intractable bladder hemorrhage...
- Association of statin use with improved local control in patients treated with selective bladder preservation for muscle-invasive bladder cancerHenry K Tsai
Department of Radiation Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
Urology 68:1188-92. 2006..To assess whether statin use improves local control (LC) in patients undergoing organ-preserving trimodality therapy for muscle-invasive bladder cancer...
- The role of endoscopic treatment in the management of grade v primary vesicoureteral refluxMaria N Menezes
The National Children s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
Eur Urol 52:1505-9. 2007..In this study we reviewed our 21-yr experience of endoscopic treatment in children with grade V primary VUR...
- A new diagnostic algorithm for the evaluation of microscopic hematuriaJ S Jaffe
Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Urology 57:889-94. 2001..study when microhematuria has persisted for 3 months after the initial workup with renal ultrasound (US) and cystoscopy was negative...
- [Comparison of the effectiveness between long-term instillation of mitomycin C and short-term prophylaxis with MMC or bacille Calmette-Guérin. Study of patients with non-muscle-invasive urothelial cancer of the urinary bladder]H Isbarn
Abteilung für Urologie, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246, Hamburg, Deutschland
Urologe A 47:608-15. 2008..In patients with low-risk bladder tumors, the effectiveness of six weekly MMC instillations was determined and compared with the results of patients not receiving adjuvant treatment...
- Correlation of vesicoureteral reflux with degree of hydronephrosis and the impact of antireflux surgeryHamdy Aboutaleb
Division of Urology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Urol 170:1560-2; discussion 1562. 2003..Furthermore, antireflux surgery resulted in a high resolution rate of hydronephrosis. Persistent postoperative hydronephrosis did not require any intervention...
- Treatment of vesicoureteral reflux by endoscopic injection of dextranomer/hyaluronic Acid copolymer: preliminary resultsPrem Puri
The National Children Hospital and Chidren s Research Centre, Our Lady s Hospital for Sick Children, University College Dublin, Ireland
J Urol 170:1541-4; discussion 1544. 2003..However, the experience with dextranomer/hyaluronic acid copolymer is limited. We prospectively evaluate the effectiveness of dextranomer/hyaluronic acid copolymer in the endoscopic treatment of VUR...
- Bladder pressure at the onset of vesicoureteral reflux determined by nuclear cystometrogramChristopher S Cooper
Division of Pediatric Urology and Department of Radiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, 52242 1089, USA
J Urol 170:1537-40; discussion 1540. 2003..Bladder pressure at the onset of reflux may reflect the ureterovesical junction competence. By combining simultaneous cystometry with nuclear cystography (nuclear cystometrogram) we determined bladder pressure at the onset of reflux...
- Urinary tract infection: finding an answer when conventional testing is not helpfulDawn Diaz Saldano
Division of Urology, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL, USA
Urol Nurs 28:267-8. 2008..If conventional tests do not provide the expected diagnosis of VUR, it is essential for nurses and other health care providers to be aware of alternative methods for further evaluation...
- Laparoscopic radical cystoprostatectomy: a technique illustrated step by stepAlchiede Simonato
Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, Luigi Sacco Hospital, 20157 Milan, Italy
Eur Urol 44:132-8. 2003..We describe a technique of laparoscopic radical cystoprostatectomy that we have developed in 10 patients after practicing in laparoscopic radical prostatectomy...
- Is bladder biopsy necessary at three or six months post BCG therapy?Ralph A Highshaw
Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of California Davis, 4860 Y Street, Suite 3500, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Urol Oncol 21:207-9. 2003..SWOG investigation of BCG therapy for superficial bladder cancer has been to evaluate response at 3 months with cystoscopy and bladder biopsy. This study is to determine if all patients require a biopsy post therapy at 3 or 6 months...
- Bladder cancer detection with CT urography in an Academic Medical CenterCheryl A Sadow
Division of Abdominal Imaging and Intervention, Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Radiology 249:195-202. 2008..To evaluate the performance characteristics of computed tomographic (CT) urography for the detection of bladder cancer in patients at risk for the disease...
- [Pelvic lipomatosis. Diagnostic and therapeutic considerations apropos of 3 cases]Soledad Buitrago Sivianes
, Hospital Universitario Virgen de las Nieves, Granada,
Arch Esp Urol 55:900-6. 2002..IVU and CT-scan are valuable to confirm the diagnosis. Lower urinary tract symptoms are controlled with urinary diversion without cystectomy but potential malignization of the bladder lesions should make us reconsider treatment...
- SYNERGISTIC CT BRONCHOSCOPY FOR LUNG CANCER ASSESSMENTWilliam Higgins; Fiscal Year: 2001..Finally, our proposed visual and quantitative methodology could have direct applicability to other endoscopic procedures such as mediastinoscopy, colonoscopy (colorectal cancer), and cystoscopy (bladder cancer).
- Improving Colonoscopy Quality through Automated MonitoringPiet C de Groen; Fiscal Year: 2010..itself for rapid adaptation to other endoscopic medical procedures such as upper gastrointestinal endoscopy, cystoscopy, arthroscopy and bronchoscopy...
- Improving Colonoscopy Quality through Automated MonitoringPiet C de Groen; Fiscal Year: 2010..itself for rapid adaptation to other endoscopic medical procedures such as upper gastrointestinal endoscopy, cystoscopy, arthroscopy and bronchoscopy...
- Noninvasive Diagnosis of Early Bladder Cancers with Optical Coherence TomographyYingtian Pan; Fiscal Year: 2007..Current medical imaging methods (e.g., x-ray, CT, MRI, ultrasound and conventional cystoscopy) are inadequate because of their resolution limitations...
- Aurora Kinase A as a Biomarker for the Detection of Bladder CancerBogdan A Czerniak; Fiscal Year: 2010..in the United States through a variety of non-invasive (urine) and minimally invasive (bladder barbotage, cystoscopy, and biopsy) techniques...
- Pelvic Floor Disorders NetworkAnthony Visco; Fiscal Year: 2007..Diagnostic resources include muti-channel urodynamic testing, cystoscopy, defecography, pelvic MRI, 360-degree endoanal ultrasound, anal manometry and needle electromyography...
- Video Rate Optical Coherence Tomography for Early Stage Cancer VisualizationPaul Amazeen; Fiscal Year: 2007..could significantly decrease the recurrence rate of disease and thereby decrease the frequency of follow-up cystoscopy evaluations...
- Texture-Based CAD for Cancer Screening from 3D ImagesJEROME LIANG; Fiscal Year: 2007..Virtual colonoscopy (VCon) and virtual cystoscopy (VCys), as new procedures in which computed tomographic (CT) or magnetic resonance (MR) images of the patient's ..
- A Case Control Study of Interstitial CystitisJohn Warren; Fiscal Year: 2006..Using criteria established by the NIDDK, the diagnosis can be made by objective visible findings at cystoscopy. However, IC remains a disease of unknown etiology, inconvenient diagnosis, and unclear natural history...
- Towards a non-invasive molecular test for bladder cancerSteve Goodison; Fiscal Year: 2010..Patients with superficial tumors are under continued surveillance by routine cystoscopy examinations of the bladder for early detection of new tumor developments...
- Towards a non-invasive molecular test for bladder cancerSteve Goodison; Fiscal Year: 2007..Patients with superficial tumors are under continued surveillance by routine cystoscopy examinations of the bladder for early detection of new tumor developments...
- UROLOGICAL STUDIES OF IDEOPATHIC LOWER TRACT SYNDROMESJOHN KRIEGER; Fiscal Year: 2000..This study will provide insight into the pathophysiology of chronic prostatitis and the clinical utility of cystoscopy under anaesthesia for evaluating patients.
- REAL TIME IN VIVO DIAGNOSIS OF DYSPLASIA BY FLUORESCENCEMichael Feld; Fiscal Year: 1999..information with tissue optical parameters, models of colon and bladder fluorescence measured at colonoscopy and cystoscopy respectively, will be developed...
- QUALITY-OF-CARE INDICATORS FOR OVERACTIVE BLADDER SYMPTOMSJennifer Anger; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Volume-Outcomes in Incontinence SurgeryJennifer Anger; Fiscal Year: 2005..The primary outcome will be re-operation rates, repeat sling procedures (for failures), and other postoperative complications, stratified by high and low volume surgeons and hospitals. ..
- TRAINING OF ACADEMIC UROLOGIC ONCOLOGISTSH Grossman; Fiscal Year: 2007..Post-doctoral fellows have the opportunity to work closely with clinicians during their training. This association with outstanding clinicians will help integrate their future research into translational efforts. ..
- Insulin Producing Cells from Amniotic Stem Cells for Diabetes TherapyAnthony Atala; Fiscal Year: 2009..Successful development of an abundant source of transplantable insulin producing cells potentially would have a profound impact on the treatment of a major public health problem. ..
- ATP-Sensitive K Channels in Renal Proximal TubuleAlan Segal; Fiscal Year: 2007..Therefore, new knowledge gained from the proposed studies are important in health, and will be highly relevant to the pathophysiology of hypertension, dysregulation of extracellular volume, and renal insufficiency. ..