Richard Zigeuner

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Country: Austria

Publications

  1. doi request reprint [Current surgical aspects of renal cell carcinoma]
    Richard Zigeuner
    Universitatsklinik fur Urologie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Graz, Austria
    Wien Med Wochenschr 159:535-42. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Predicting cancer-control outcomes in patients after nephron sparing surgery
    Richard Zigeuner
    Department of Urology, Medical University Graz, Austria
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 81:91-5. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Tumour necrosis is an indicator of aggressive biology in patients with urothelial carcinoma of the upper urinary tract
    Richard Zigeuner
    Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Eur Urol 57:575-81. 2010
  4. doi request reprint External validation of the Mayo Clinic stage, size, grade, and necrosis (SSIGN) score for clear-cell renal cell carcinoma in a single European centre applying routine pathology
    Richard Zigeuner
    Department of Urology, Medical University Graz, Austria
    Eur Urol 57:102-9. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Does overweight impact on the prognosis of patients with renal cell carcinoma? A single center experience of 683 patients
    Luigi Schips
    Department of Urology, University Hospital Graz, Karl Franzens University Graz, Austria
    J Surg Oncol 88:57-61; discussion 61-2. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of the 2002 and 2010 TNM classification systems regarding outcome prediction in clear cell and papillary renal cell carcinoma
    Martin Pichler
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 25, Graz, Austria
    Histopathology 62:237-46. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Prognostic value of the Leibovich prognosis score supplemented by vascular invasion for clear cell renal cell carcinoma
    Martin Pichler
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz MUG, Graz, Austria
    J Urol 187:834-9. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Expression of p27 and its ubiquitin ligase subunit Skp2 in upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinoma
    Cord Langner
    Institute of Pathology, University of Graz Medical School, Graz, Austria
    Urology 64:611-6. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Tumour-associated macrophages might represent a favourable prognostic indicator in patients with papillary renal cell carcinoma
    Georg C Hutterer
    Department of Urology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Histopathology 63:309-15. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of tumor-associated symptoms on the prognosis of patients with renal cell carcinoma: a single-center experience of 683 patients
    Luigi Schips
    Department of Urology, Karl Franzens University Graz, Graz, Austria
    Urology 62:1024-8. 2003

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  1. doi request reprint [Current surgical aspects of renal cell carcinoma]
    Richard Zigeuner
    Universitatsklinik fur Urologie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Graz, Austria
    Wien Med Wochenschr 159:535-42. 2009
    ..For partial nephrectomy the open approach currently remains the golden standard, whereas laparoscopy is reserved for specialized centres...
  2. ncbi request reprint Predicting cancer-control outcomes in patients after nephron sparing surgery
    Richard Zigeuner
    Department of Urology, Medical University Graz, Austria
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 81:91-5. 2009
    ..At present, it is still unclear whether the published prognostic models are reliably applicable for the NSS population. Thus, validation of these models in large multi-institutional databases is encouraged...
  3. doi request reprint Tumour necrosis is an indicator of aggressive biology in patients with urothelial carcinoma of the upper urinary tract
    Richard Zigeuner
    Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Eur Urol 57:575-81. 2010
    ..Prognostic factors after radical nephroureterectomy (RNU) for upper tract urothelial carcinoma (UTUC) are inconclusive, because most data in the literature have been obtained from small series...
  4. doi request reprint External validation of the Mayo Clinic stage, size, grade, and necrosis (SSIGN) score for clear-cell renal cell carcinoma in a single European centre applying routine pathology
    Richard Zigeuner
    Department of Urology, Medical University Graz, Austria
    Eur Urol 57:102-9. 2010
    ..The stage, size, grade, and necrosis (SSIGN) score has been created as an outcome prediction tool for clear-cell renal cell carcinoma (ccRCC) using review pathology...
  5. ncbi request reprint Does overweight impact on the prognosis of patients with renal cell carcinoma? A single center experience of 683 patients
    Luigi Schips
    Department of Urology, University Hospital Graz, Karl Franzens University Graz, Austria
    J Surg Oncol 88:57-61; discussion 61-2. 2004
    ..An increased incidence of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) in obese patients has been reported by several authors. We investigated the association of body mass index (BMI) with prognosis of patients with RCC...
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of the 2002 and 2010 TNM classification systems regarding outcome prediction in clear cell and papillary renal cell carcinoma
    Martin Pichler
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 25, Graz, Austria
    Histopathology 62:237-46. 2013
    ..Therefore, the aim of our study was to compare the predictive ability of the 2002 and 2010 versions of the TNM classification system for clear cell and papillary RCC...
  7. doi request reprint Prognostic value of the Leibovich prognosis score supplemented by vascular invasion for clear cell renal cell carcinoma
    Martin Pichler
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz MUG, Graz, Austria
    J Urol 187:834-9. 2012
    ..We assessed whether supplementing the Leibovich prognosis score with vascular invasion would improve prognostic value to predict metastatic disease in patients with nonmetastatic clear cell renal cell carcinoma...
  8. ncbi request reprint Expression of p27 and its ubiquitin ligase subunit Skp2 in upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinoma
    Cord Langner
    Institute of Pathology, University of Graz Medical School, Graz, Austria
    Urology 64:611-6. 2004
    ..p27 (p27/kip1) is involved in cell cycle control, and loss of p27 protein expression may result in tumor development and/or progression. The association of p27 with the ubiquitin ligase subunit Skp2 targets p27 for degradation...
  9. doi request reprint Tumour-associated macrophages might represent a favourable prognostic indicator in patients with papillary renal cell carcinoma
    Georg C Hutterer
    Department of Urology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Histopathology 63:309-15. 2013
    ..Tumour-associated macrophages (TAM) have been reported to be regulators of progression in various human cancers. We evaluated the prognostic relevance of TAM in a large series of patients with papillary renal cell carcinoma (PRCC)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of tumor-associated symptoms on the prognosis of patients with renal cell carcinoma: a single-center experience of 683 patients
    Luigi Schips
    Department of Urology, Karl Franzens University Graz, Graz, Austria
    Urology 62:1024-8. 2003
    ..To evaluate the impact of cancer-associated symptoms present at the diagnosis of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) on the prognosis of patients. Increasing numbers of RCC are currently detected incidentally by routine ultrasonography...
  11. ncbi request reprint HER2 protein overexpression and gene amplification in upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinoma: systematic analysis applying tissue microarray technique
    Cord Langner
    Institute of Pathology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Urology 65:176-80. 2005
    ..To investigate HER2 (c-erbB-2) protein overexpression and HER2 gene amplification in upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) with respect to its association with tumor grade and stage, as well as the prognostic significance...
  12. doi request reprint Predictive ability of the 2002 and 2010 versions of the Tumour-Node-Metastasis classification system regarding metastasis-free, cancer-specific and overall survival in a European renal cell carcinoma single-centre series
    Martin Pichler
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    BJU Int 111:E191-5. 2013
    ..To compare the predictive ability of the Tumour-Node-Metastasis (TNM) classification systems for renal cell carcinoma (RCC) using three different endpoints: metastasis-free (MFS); overall (OS); and cancer-specific survival (CSS)...
  13. doi request reprint Trends of stage, grade, histology and tumour necrosis in renal cell carcinoma in a European centre surgical series from 1984 to 2010
    Martin Pichler
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz MUG, Graz, Austria
    J Clin Pathol 65:721-4. 2012
    ..To analyse renal cell carcinoma (RCC) stage, grade, histology and necrosis migration in a large European centre series over the last 27 years...
  14. doi request reprint Histologic tumor necrosis is an independent prognostic indicator for clear cell and papillary renal cell carcinoma
    Martin Pichler
    Department of Urology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 5 6, Graz, Austria
    Am J Clin Pathol 137:283-9. 2012
    ..Thus, histologic TN might be a reliable prognostic indicator and should, therefore, routinely be examined during pathologic analysis of RCC specimens...
  15. doi request reprint EGFR expression in urothelial carcinoma of the upper urinary tract is associated with disease progression and metaplastic morphology
    Sebastian Leibl
    Department of Pathology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    APMIS 116:27-32. 2008
    ..Since UCs with metaplastic morphology have been shown to be more resistant to conventional radiotherapy or chemotherapy, the strikingly strong EGFR expression in these tumours may offer a new perspective for affected patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint pT classification, grade, and vascular invasion as prognostic indicators in urothelial carcinoma of the upper urinary tract
    Cord Langner
    Institute of Pathology, Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria
    Mod Pathol 19:272-9. 2006
    ..Presence (or absence) of vascular invasion should be commented upon separately in the pathology report...
  17. ncbi request reprint Alpha-methylacyl-CoA racemase (AMACR/P504S) protein expression in urothelial carcinoma of the upper urinary tract correlates with tumour progression
    Cord Langner
    Institute of Pathology, Medical University Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 25, Graz, Austria
    Virchows Arch 448:325-30. 2006
    ..001) to be independent predictors of patient outcome. In conclusion, AMACR expression correlated with advanced tumour stage and grade and may serve as an additional prognostic indicator in upper urinary tract urothelial cancer...
  18. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Preoperative Platelet-to-Lymphocyte Ratio as a Prognostic Factor in a European Cohort of Patients with Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma
    Orietta Dalpiaz
    Department of Urology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Urol Int . 2016
    ..This study is aimed at investigating the potential prognostic impact of the preoperatively assessed platelet-to-lymphocyte ratio (PLR) in a European cohort of patients with non-metastatic upper tract urothelial carcinoma (UTUC)...
  19. doi request reprint Validation of the preoperative plasma fibrinogen level as a prognostic factor in a European cohort of patients with localized upper tract urothelial carcinoma
    Martin Pichler
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Urol 191:920-5. 2014
    ..We validated the prognostic impact of this potential biomarker in a European cohort of patients with localized upper tract urothelial carcinoma...
  20. doi request reprint Presence and extent of histological tumour necrosis is an adverse prognostic factor in papillary type 1 but not in papillary type 2 renal cell carcinoma
    Martin Pichler
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 25, Graz, Austria
    Histopathology 62:219-28. 2013
    ..Thus, the aim of this study was to evaluate the prognostic impact of these pathological features on the clinical outcome in papillary subtypes...
  21. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) and endostatin in renal cell carcinoma patients compared to a control group
    Luigi Schips
    Department of Urology, Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria
    Eur Urol 51:168-73; discussion 174. 2007
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Tumor necrosis as prognostic indicator in transitional cell carcinoma of the upper urinary tract
    Cord Langner
    Institute of Pathology, Medical University Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 25, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    J Urol 176:910-3; discussion 913-4. 2006
    ..We analyzed the prognostic impact of tumor necrosis with respect to metastasis-free survival...
  23. ncbi request reprint Value of p53 as a prognostic marker in histologic subtypes of renal cell carcinoma: a systematic analysis of primary and metastatic tumor tissue
    Richard Zigeuner
    Department of Urology, University of Graz Medical School, Graz, Austria
    Urology 63:651-5. 2004
    ..To investigate the histologic subtypes of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) with respect to differences in immunoreactivity for p53 and its impact on prognosis. The prognostic significance of p53 in RCC remains to be defined...
  24. ncbi request reprint The use of body mass index to predict pathological stage in patients with clinically localized prostate cancer
    Karl Pummer
    Department of Urology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    Onkologie 30:489-94. 2007
    ..To investigate whether body mass index (BMI) is an independent risk factor for nonorgan-confined disease in patients with clinically localized prostate cancer...
  25. ncbi request reprint Preoperative Leucocytosis, Thrombocytosis and Anemia as Potential Prognostic Factors in Non-metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma
    Georg C Hutterer
    Department of Urology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Anticancer Res 35:3463-9. 2015
    ..To validate the potential prognostic significance of preoperatively assessed inflammatory parameters leucocytosis, thrombocytosis and anemia in patients with non-metastatic renal cell carcinoma (RCC)...
  26. doi request reprint Preoperative serum-gamma-glutamyltransferase (GGT) does not represent an independent prognostic factor in a European cohort of patients with non-metastatic renal cell carcinoma
    Orietta Dalpiaz
    Department of Urology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Clin Pathol 68:547-51. 2015
    ..Thus, we decided to investigate the potential prognostic impact of the preoperatively assessed serum-GGT in a European cohort of patients with non-metastatic renal cell carcinoma (RCC)...
  27. doi request reprint Pretreatment lymphocyte-monocyte ratio as a potential prognostic factor in a cohort of patients with upper tract urothelial carcinoma
    Georg C Hutterer
    Department of Urology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Clin Pathol 68:351-5. 2015
    ..The LMR as an indicator of systemic inflammatory response has been shown to represent a potential prognostic factor in various types of human cancers. Up to date, the prognostic significance of the LMR in UTUC has not been evaluated...
  28. doi request reprint Validation of pretreatment neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio as a prognostic factor in a European cohort of patients with upper tract urothelial carcinoma
    Orietta Dalpiaz
    Department of Urology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    BJU Int 114:334-9. 2014
    ..To investigate the potential prognostic significance of the neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) in a large European cohort of patients with upper urinary tract urothelial cell carcinoma (UUT-UCC)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Selenium levels of patients with newly diagnosed prostate cancer compared with control group
    Katja Lipsky
    Department of Urology, University of Graz Medical School, Graz, Austria
    Urology 63:912-6. 2004
    ..A tumor-protective effect of selenium has been discussed for many years. Published data about the influence of the selenium level in the plasma and toenails are controversial...
  30. ncbi request reprint Keratin immunohistochemistry in renal cell carcinoma subtypes and renal oncocytomas: a systematic analysis of 233 tumors
    Cord Langner
    Institute of Pathology, University of Graz, Medical School, Auenbruggerplatz 25, 8036, Graz, Austria
    Virchows Arch 444:127-34. 2004
    ..Hence, with respect to differential diagnostic value, Hale's colloidal iron stain and vimentin immunostaining are still the most useful tools in renal tumor pathology...
  31. ncbi request reprint CD24 expression in urothelial carcinoma of the upper urinary tract correlates with tumour progression
    Alexandra Winkler
    Institute of Pathology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 25, A 8036, Graz, Austria
    Virchows Arch 450:59-64. 2007
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Analysis of insulin-like growth factors and insulin-like growth factor I receptor expression in renal cell carcinoma
    Luigi Schips
    Department of Urology, Division of Biomedical Engineering and, Computing, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria, Germany
    Am J Clin Pathol 122:931-7. 2004
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Prognostic impact of p63 and p53 expression in upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinoma
    Richard Zigeuner
    Department of Urology, University of Graz Medical School, Graz, Austria
    Urology 63:1079-83. 2004
    ..p63 is required for the differentiation of normal urothelium and is expressed in both non-neoplastic urothelium and transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder...
  34. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the 2002 and 2010 version of the TNM classification system regarding the prediction of metastasis-free survival in patients with renal cell carcinoma
    Georg C Hutterer
    Department of Urology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY Department of Urology, Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Clin Oncol 30:448. 2012
    ..Therefore, we decided to compare the predictive ability of the 2010 vs. the 2002 version of the TNM classification system...
  35. doi request reprint Low preoperative lymphocyte-monocyte ratio (LMR) represents a potentially poor prognostic factor in nonmetastatic clear cell renal cell carcinoma
    Georg C Hutterer
    Department of Urology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria Electronic address
    Urol Oncol 32:1041-8. 2014
    ..However, findings about LMR׳s prognostic significance in RCC have not been reported yet...
  36. doi request reprint External validation of the Leibovich prognosis score for nonmetastatic clear cell renal cell carcinoma at a single European center applying routine pathology
    Martin Pichler
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Urol 186:1773-7. 2011
    ..However, this scoring system has never been externally validated. We externally validated its prognostic accuracy using routine pathology reports...
  37. doi request reprint Results and outcomes after endoscopic treatment of upper urinary tract carcinoma: the Austrian experience
    Harun Fajkovic
    Department of Urology, Landesklinikum St Poelten, St Poelten, Austria
    World J Urol 31:37-44. 2013
    ..Through evolution in technology, endoscopic treatment has gained popularity for the treatment of upper tract urothelial carcinoma (ENDO-UTUC)...
  38. doi request reprint Renal cell carcinoma stage migration in a single European centre over 25 years: effects on 5- and 10-year metastasis-free survival
    Martin Pichler
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz MUG, Auenbruggerplatz 25, 8036 Graz, Austria
    Int Urol Nephrol 44:997-1004. 2012
    ..To assess renal cell carcinoma (RCC) stage migration in a large European academic centre series over 25 years and its possible impact on patients' metastasis-free survival...
  39. ncbi request reprint Kit (CD117) immunoreactivity is rare in renal cell and upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinomas
    Richard Zigeuner
    Department of Urology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 25, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    BJU Int 95:315-8. 2005
    ..To investigate the presence of Kit (CD117), a transmembrane tyrosinase-kinase receptor, in primary and metastatic renal cell carcinomas (RCCs) and upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinomas (TCCs)...
  40. ncbi request reprint Autologous fibrin glue using the Vivostat system for hemostasis in laparoscopic partial nephrectomy
    Luigi Schips
    Department of Urology, Medical University Graz, Austria
    Eur Urol 50:801-5. 2006
    ..Use of fibrin sealant currently is increasing. We describe first a technique for achieving effective haemostasis during laparoscopic partial nephrectomy using the Vivostat system...
  41. pmc Critical evaluation of the potential prognostic value of the pretreatment-derived neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio under consideration of C-reactive protein levels in clear cell renal cell carcinoma
    Orietta Dalpiaz
    Department of Urology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 5 6, Graz A 8036, Austria
    Br J Cancer . 2016
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Detection of prostate cancer by TURP or open surgery in patients with previously negative transrectal prostate biopsies
    Richard Zigeuner
    Department of Urology, University Hospital, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    Urology 62:883-7. 2003
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Urothelial carcinoma of the upper urinary tract: surgical approach and prognostic factors
    Richard Zigeuner
    Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria
    Eur Urol 53:720-31. 2008
    ..This review assesses the values of the variety of available treatments as well as prognostic factors that may become relevant regarding patient selection for future adjuvant treatment trials...
  44. doi request reprint Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy: a matched-pair comparison of the transperitoneal versus the retroperitoneal approach
    Martin Marszalek
    Department of Urology, Klagenfurt General Hospital, Klagenfurt, Austria
    Urology 77:109-13. 2011
    ..To compare surgical and functional results of both surgical approaches to endoscopic partial nephrectomy. It is currently performed either by the transperitoneal (t) or the retroperitoneal (r) approach...
  45. ncbi request reprint Biologic significance of fascin expression in clear cell renal cell carcinoma: systematic analysis of primary and metastatic tumor tissues using a tissue microarray technique
    Richard Zigeuner
    Department of Urology, Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria
    Urology 68:518-22. 2006
    ..To investigate the biologic significance of fascin, a globular actin cross-linking protein, involved in cell adhesion and motility, in primary and metastatic renal cell carcinoma (RCC)...
  46. doi request reprint The Preoperative AST/ALT (De Ritis) Ratio Represents a Poor Prognostic Factor in a Cohort of Patients with Nonmetastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma
    Angelika Bezan
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Urol 194:30-5. 2015
    ..We evaluated the prognostic value of the preoperatively assessed AST/ALT (De Ritis) ratio on clinically meaningful end points in a large European cohort of patients with nonmetastatic renal cell carcinoma...
  47. ncbi request reprint Expression of MUC1 (EMA) and E-cadherin in renal cell carcinoma: a systematic immunohistochemical analysis of 188 cases
    Cord Langner
    Institute of Pathology, University of Graz, Medical School, Graz, Austria
    Mod Pathol 17:180-8. 2004
    ..0001). In conclusion, MUC1 and E-cadherin are diagnostically and prognostically useful markers in renal tumor pathology, especially when cellular staining patterns are considered...
  48. pmc Are morphological criteria sufficient for the identification of circulating tumor cells in renal cancer?
    Amin El-Heliebi
    Institute of Pathology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 25, Graz, 8036, Austria
    J Transl Med 11:214. 2013
    ....
  49. doi request reprint Distal ureterectomy is a safe surgical option in patients with urothelial carcinoma of the distal ureter
    Orietta Dalpiaz
    Department of Urology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria Electronic address
    Urol Oncol 32:34.e1-8. 2014
    ..We evaluated cancer-specific survival (CSS) and recurrence-free survival (RFS) rates of open distal ureterectomy (DU) compared with radical nephroureterectomy (RNU) for urothelial carcinoma of the distal ureter...
  50. doi request reprint Oncological outcomes after radical nephroureterectomy for upper tract urothelial carcinoma: comparison over the three decades
    Mehrad Adibi
    Department of Urology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9110, USA
    Int J Urol 19:1060-6. 2012
    ..To evaluate temporal trends in clinicopathological features and oncological outcomes after radical nephroureterectomy for upper tract urothelial carcinoma...
  51. doi request reprint Is treatment of hemorrhagic radiation cystitis with hyperbaric oxygen effective?
    Badereddin Mohamad Al-Ali
    Department of Urology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria bader1971 gmx at
    Urol Int 84:467-70. 2010
    ..We report our own experience with the use of hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) for the management of postradiation hemorrhagic cystitis...
  52. ncbi request reprint Do patients with a higher body mass index have a greater risk of advanced-stage renal cell carcinoma?
    Luigi Schips
    Department of Urology, University Hospital, Karl Franzens University Graz, Graz, Austria
    Urology 62:437-41. 2003
    ..A high BMI has recently been proved to be associated with advanced tumor stages for some malignant diseases...
  53. ncbi request reprint Predicting clinical outcomes after radical nephroureterectomy for upper tract urothelial carcinoma
    Eugene K Cha
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY University of Padua, Padua, Italy University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA Department of Urology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada Department of Urology, Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria CHU Pontchaillou, Rennes, France University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI Mannheim Medical Center, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany Vita Salute University San Raffaele, Milan, Italy University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
    J Clin Oncol 30:267. 2012
    ..We tested the prognostic value of pathologic characteristics and developed models to predict the individual probabilities of recurrence-free survival (RFS) and cancer-specific survival (CSS) after RNU...
  54. doi request reprint The impact of tumor multifocality on outcomes in patients treated with radical nephroureterectomy
    Thomas F Chromecki
    Department of Urology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Eur Urol 61:245-53. 2012
    ..The prognostic impact of multifocal upper-tract urothelial carcinoma (UTUC) is poorly understood...
  55. doi request reprint Long-term outcome of en bloc pediatric kidney transplantation in adult recipients - up to 22 years of center experience
    Hildegard Hafner-Giessauf
    Clinical Division of Nephrology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Ann Transplant 18:101-7. 2013
    ..We here report on 10 to 22 years of follow-up (median of 12.8 years) of patients receiving EBKT in a single-center, retrospective cohort study...
  56. doi request reprint Small cell carcinoma of the urinary bladder: a rare tumor with propensity for hepatic involvement
    Nora I Schneider
    Institute of Pathology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz, Graz, Austria
    Am J Med Sci 345:155-7. 2013
    ..As illustrated by the 2 cases and according to the literature review, the tumor shows a so far underrecognized propensity for hepatic involvement...
  57. ncbi request reprint P63 immunoreactivity distinguishes upper urinary tract transitional-cell carcinoma and renal-cell carcinoma even in poorly differentiated tumors
    Cord Langner
    Institute of Pathology, Karl Franzens University Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Histochem Cytochem 51:1097-9. 2003
    ..9%) and poorly differentiated (G1 and G2 100%; G3 92%) tumors. All RCCs were negative for p63. P63 proved to be a helpful tool, even in poorly differentiated and undifferentiated renal malignancies, to distinguish TCC from RCC...