Patients with advanced bladder cancer are generally treated with a combination of chemotherapeutics, including gemcitabine, but the effect is limited due to acquisition of drug resistance. Thus, in this study, we investigated the mechanism of gemcitabine resistance.
Erectile function (EF) after radical prostatectomy is influenced by physiologic, hormonal and psychosocial aspects. Therefore, it is important to integrate a multidisciplinary team to successfully address the challenges of penile rehabilitation.
Prostate cancer (CaP) is one of the tumors where cancer cells try to escape through perineural invasion thus complicating the task of nerve preservation, as both decision for, and technique of nerve-sparing could have an impact on outcomes. Due to competing goals, this is one procedure in which success is defined not just by achieving […]
Erectile dysfunction (ED) after radical prostatectomy (RP) has a complex pathophysiology and requires a transdisciplinary approach from the time of prostate cancer diagnosis. The understanding of patients’ cultural and psychosocial background, as well as their baseline health status and lifestyle before surgery, are fundamental to accomplish successful and personalized multilevel interventions. We have divided preoperative […]
Alicia Morgans: Hi, my name is Alicia Morgans, and I’m a GU medical oncologist at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. I am so excited to have here with me today Dr. Eric Klein, who is an emeritus professor at the Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute at Cleveland Clinic. Thank you so much for being here with me […]
Alicia Morgans: Hi, my name is Alicia Morgans and I’m a GU Medical Oncologist at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. I’m so pleased to have here with me today, Dr. Michael Brooks, who’s a Urologic Oncologist at Houston Methodist in Houston. Thank you so much for being here with me today. Michael Brooks: Thank you for inviting […]
Phillip Koo: Hello, welcome to UroToday for a special session, where we are going to review the indications for PSMA PET in patients with prostate cancer. My name is Philip Koo and I’ll be serving as a moderator for today, and I am joined by an esteemed group of colleagues who really need no introduction. […]
–Investigator’s Retrospective Analysis Published in the Journal of Urology Provides Protocol for Antegrade Administration of Jelmyto, the only Non-Surgical, Kidney-Sparing Treatment for Adults with Low Grade Upper Tract Urothelial Cancer– Reno, Nevada (UroToday.com) — UroGen Pharma Ltd., a biotech company dedicated to creating novel solutions that treat urothelial and specialty cancers, announced the first published report of real-world experience […]
To compare the clinical characteristics of pediatric urolithiasis patients with positive and negative molecular diagnoses. The clinical characteristics corresponding to pediatric urolithiasis patients that had undergone exome sequencing at our hospital between January 2016 and May 2021 were collected.
Retrograde intrarenal surgery (RIRS) has always been recommended for large stones > 20 mm, using the Ho:YAG laser. The introduction of a new technology in the urological market, the thulium fiber laser (TFL) has revolutionized the endourology world because of its characteristics and significantly shorter laser-on time (LOT) and operative time, without scarifying the champ vision.