Risk factors for mucosal prostatic urethral involvement in superficial transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder.


Mungan M. U., Canda A., Tuzel E., Yorukoglu K., Kirkali Z.

European urology, vol.48, no.5, pp.760-3, 2005 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.eururo.2005.05.021
  • Journal Name: European urology
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.760-3
  • Keywords: risk factors, bladder cancer, prostatic urethral tumour, transitional cell carcinoma, CYSTOPROSTATECTOMY SPECIMENS, CANCER PATIENTS, INSITU, MANAGEMENT, PROGRESSION, RECURRENCE, TUMORS
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: Prostatic transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) may involve urethral mucosa, ducts, acini and stroma of the gland. In this study, we evaluated the risk factors for mucosal prostatic urethral (PU) involvement in superficial TCC of the bladder.