Transitional cell carcinoma

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Transitional cell carcinoma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Transitional cell carcinoma" returned 598 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Cutaneous metastasis of transitional cell carcinoma of the urinary bladder eight years after the primary: a case report.
 

Author(s): Andrea Nicole Lees

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Cutaneous metastasis of bladder carcinoma is extremely rare with a limited number of published cases. An awareness of this rare clinical entity and high index of suspicion is needed for diagnosis, as it can occur months or rarely as in this case, even years, after the primary cancer.

Last Updated: 12 May 2015

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Selective organ preservation with neo-adjuvant chemotherapy for the treatment of muscle invasive transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder.
 

Author(s): S Hafeez, A Horwich, O Omar, K Mohammed, A Thompson, P Kumar, V Khoo, N Van As, R Eeles, D Dearnaley, R Huddart

Journal: Br. J. Cancer. 2015 May;112(10):1626-35.

 

Radiotherapy for muscle invasive bladder cancer (MIBC) aims to offer organ preservation without oncological compromise. Neo-adjuvant chemotherapy provides survival advantage; response may guide patient selection for bladder preservation and identify those most likely to have favourable ...

Last Updated: 13 May 2015

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S100A12 and RAGE expression in human bladder transitional cell carcinoma: a role for the ligand/RAGE axis in tumor progression?
 

Author(s): Hossein Khorramdelazad, Vahid Bagheri, Gholamhossein Hassanshahi, Hormoz Karami, Mozhgan Moogooei, Masoud Zeinali, Mehdi Abedinzadeh

Journal: Asian Pac. J. Cancer Prev.. 2015 ;16(7):2725-9.

 

Transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) and prostate cancer are the most frequent cancers in the male genitourinary tract. Measurement of biological biomarkers may facilitate clinical monitoring and aid early diagnosis of TCC. The aim of the present investigation was to detect the mRNA ...

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2015

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The terms "Transitional cell carcinoma" returned 50 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Transurethral Resection of the Bladder Tumour as a Treatment Method in Children with Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the Bladder--Analysis of Our Material and Literature Review.
 

Author(s): Wojciech Apoznański, Jolanta Rysiakiewicz, Marcin Polok, Konrad Rysiakiewicz, Piotr Siekanowicz, Tomasz Hilger, Jan Zagierski, Magdalena Hilger, Irena Nowak, Piotr Kolęda, Tomasz Szydełko

Journal: Adv Clin Exp Med. ;24(3):505-9.

 

Bladder cancer occurs mainly in adults. In children, younger than 10 years in particular, it is very rare.

Last Updated: 15 Oct 2015

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Recent advances in diagnosis and treatment of transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder.
 

Author(s): Clarissa Martyn-Hemphill, Davina Mak, Muhammad Shamim Khan, Ben J Challacombe, Conrad V Bishop

Journal: Int J Surg. 2013 ;11(9):749-52.

 

The management of transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder (TCCB) presents a challenge to urological surgeons due to the diversity of patient factors, stage at presentation and propensity for disease recurrence and progression. Advances in the last decade have seen an evolution ...

Last Updated: 11 Nov 2013

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Complete remission of primary retroperitoneal transitional cell carcinoma after radiotherapy and oral chemotherapy: a case report.
 

Author(s): K Ichinohe, M Ijima, T Usami, S Baba

Journal: Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2013 Mar;95(2):e52-4.

 

Primary retroperitoneal transitional cell carcinomas (TCCs) are extremely rare neoplasms for which prognosis is very poor. We present a case that underwent complete remission after radiotherapy and concurrent oral chemotherapy. A 68-year-old woman presented with acute onset of bloody ...

Last Updated: 14 Mar 2013

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Treatment of Locally Advanced or Metastatic Transitional Cell Carcinoma With Cabazitaxel
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Transitional Cell Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 23 Jan 2013

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Cabazitaxel vs. Vinflunine in Metastatic or Locally Advanced Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the Urothelium (TCCU)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Urothelium Transitional Cell Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 27 Jan 2014

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Phase I Study With Sorafenib in Addition to Vinflunine in Metastatic Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the Urothelial Tract
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Urothelial Carcinoma; Bladder Cancer; Renal Pelvis Cancer; Ureter Cancer; Urethra Cancer

 

Last Updated: 26 Jun 2015

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