8-armed octopus: Evaluation of clinicopathologic prognostic factors of urothelial carcinoma of the upper urinary system


Ekmekci S., Kucuk U., Dere Y., Cakir E., Sayar H. C., Ergani B., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.49, no.1, pp.153-161, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1805-51
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.153-161
  • Keywords: Prognostic factors, upper tract urothelial carcinomas, upper urinary tract, urothelial carcinomas, TRANSITIONAL-CELL CARCINOMA, BLADDER-CANCER, RADICAL NEPHROURETERECTOMY, LYMPHOVASCULAR INVASION, TUMOR NECROSIS, TRACT, CHEMOTHERAPY, PREDICTORS, SURVIVAL, ADJUVANT
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background/aim: This study was designed to determine the characteristic features of upper urinary system urothelial carcinomas (UUSUCs) and to evaluate the clinicopathological parameters associated with prognosis.