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 370 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Preoperative lymphocyte-to-monocyte ratio predicts clinical outcome in patients undergoing radical cystectomy for transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder: a retrospective analysis.
 

Author(s): Sally Temraz, Deborah Mukherji, Zein Al Abideen Farhat, Rami Nasr, Maya Charafeddine, Mohammed Shahait, Mohammad Rachad Wehbe, Rami Abou Ghaida, Ibrahim Abu Gheida, Ali Shamseddine

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Inflammation is a critical component of tumorigenesis, and many cancers arise from sites of infection, chronic irritation, and inflammation. Inflammatory cytokines triggered by tumors alter hematologic components, including neutrophil, lymphocyte, and monocyte counts. The neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ...

Last Updated: 24 Sep 2014

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The differential expression of EphB2 and EphB4 receptor kinases in normal bladder and in transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder.
 

Author(s): Xiuqing Li, Wesley W Choi, Rui Yan, Haiyang Yu, Valery Krasnoperov, S Ram Kumar, Anne Schuckman, David J Klumpp, Chong-Xian Pan, David Quinn, Inderbir S Gill, Parkash S Gill, Ren Liu

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Effective treatment of transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) of the bladder requires early diagnosis. Identifying novel molecular markers in TCC would guide the development of diagnostic and therapeutic targets. Ephrins mediate signals via tyrosine kinase activity that modulates diverse ...

Last Updated: 23 Aug 2014

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Animal model of naturally occurring bladder cancer: characterization of four new canine transitional cell carcinoma cell lines.
 

Author(s): Kusum Rathore, Maria Cekanova

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Development and further characterization of animal models for human cancers is important for the improvement of cancer detection and therapy. Canine bladder cancer closely resembles human bladder cancer in many aspects. In this study, we isolated and characterized four primary transitional ...

Last Updated: 7 Jul 2014

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The terms "Transitional cell carcinoma" returned 24 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Cutaneous metastasis of transitional cell bladder carcinoma: a rare presentation and literature review.
 

Author(s): Nikolaos S Salemis, Christos Gakis, Andreas Zografidis, Stavros Gourgiotis

Journal: J Cancer Res Ther. ;7(2):217-9.

 

Cutaneous metastasis from transitional cell bladder carcinoma is a rare clinical entity associated with poor prognosis. We present a case of cutaneous metastasis arising from a transitional cell bladder carcinoma in a male patient who had undergone a radical cystectomy and bilateral ...

Last Updated: 19 Jul 2011

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Intracranial metastasis from primary transitional cell carcinoma of female urethra: case report & review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Kyung-Sub Moon, Shin Jung, Kyung-Hwa Lee, Eu Chang Hwang, In-Young Kim

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Transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) of the female urethra is a rare urological malignancy, and intracranial metastasis of this cancer has not yet been reported in the literature. This review is intended to present a case of multiple intracranial metastasis in a female patient with a ...

Last Updated: 7 Feb 2011

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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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First-line Everolimus +/- Paclitaxel for Cisplatin-ineligible Patients With Advanced Urothelial Carcinoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Transitional Cell Carcinoma; Bladder Carcinoma; Urothelial Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 13 Mar 2015

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