Urethral cancer

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Urethral cancer

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Urethral cancer" returned 30 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Urethral Fistula and Scrotal Abscess Associated with Colovesical Fistula Due to the Sigmoid Colon Cancer].
 

Author(s): Shigeaki Nakazawa, Motohide Uemura, Yasushi Miyagawa, Akira Tsujimura, Norio Nonomura

Journal: Hinyokika Kiyo. 2015 Sep;61(9):375-8.

 

We report here a rare case of urethral fistula and scrotal abscess associated with colovesical fistula due to sigmoid colon cancer. An 84-year-old male was referred to our hospital complaining of macrohematuria, fecaluria, pneumaturia and micturitional pain. Computed tomography (CT) ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Survival Outcomes and Predictive Factors for Female Urethral Cancer: Long-term Experience with Korean Patients.
 

Author(s): Minyong Kang, Chang Wook Jeong, Cheol Kwak, Hyeon Hoe Kim, Ja Hyeon Ku

Journal: J. Korean Med. Sci.. 2015 Aug;30(8):1143-9.

 

The aim of this study was to evaluate female urethral cancer (UCa) patients treated and followed-up during a time period spanning more than 20 yr at single institution in Korea. We reviewed medical records of 21 consecutive patients diagnosed with female UCa at our institution between ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Patterns, risks and outcomes of urethral recurrence after radical cystectomy for urothelial cancer; over 20 year single center experience.
 

Author(s): Uğur Balcı, Engin Dogantekin, Kutan Özer, Sacit Nuri Görgel, Cengiz Girgin, Çetin Dinçel

Journal: Int J Surg. 2015 Jan;13():148-51.

 

To evaluate the factors affecting urethral recurrence after radical cystectomy for bladder cancer and relationship between urinary diversion type and urethral recurrence rates.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Urethral cancer" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Combined Chemotherapy with Radiation was Tolerable and Effective Treatment in Female Octogenarian Patients with Urethral Cancer -Two Case Reports].
 

Author(s): Takashi Tachibana, Kazumasa Matsumoto, Shoji Nagi, Masahiro Hagiwara, Kentaro Kobayashi, Hideyasu Tsumura, Kazunari Yoshida, Masatsugu Iwamura

Journal: Hinyokika Kiyo. 2016 Jul;62(7):367-71.

 

We report two octogenarian patients with primary urethral cancer treated with chemotherapy and external beam radiation therapy. An 85-year-old female presented with perineal bleeding. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) showed a locally advanced tumor in the urethra. Biopsy was performed ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Posterior urethral complications of the treatment of prostate cancer.
 

Author(s): Anthony R Mundy, Daniela E Andrich

Journal: BJU Int.. 2012 Aug;110(3):304-25.

 

• To review the less common and not widely discussed, but much more serious complications of prostate cancer treatment of: urethral stricture, bladder neck contracture and urorectal fistula. • The treatment options for patients with organ-confirmed prostate cancer include: radical ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Current management of unusual genitourinary cancers. Part 2: Urethral cancer.
 

Author(s): R Krieg, R Hoffman

Journal: Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 1999 Nov;13(11):1511-7, 1520; discussion 1523-4.

 

Often overshadowed by more common genitourinary cancers, such as prostate, testicular, and kidney cancers, penile and urethral cancers nonetheless represent difficult treatment challenges for the clinician. The management of these cancers is slowly evolving. In the past, surgery, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

UC-GENOME: Urothelial Cancer-GENOmic Analysis to iMprove Patient Outcomes and rEsearch
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Urothelial Carcinoma; Bladder Cancer; Urethral Cancer; Cancer of the Ureter

 

Last Updated: 30 Aug 2017

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Four Cycles Versus Six Cycles of Cisplatin-based Chemotherapy in Metastatic Urothelial Carcinoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Bladder Cancer; Ureter Cancer; Urethral Cancer; Transitional Cell Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 23 Sep 2017

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Afatinib in Advanced Refractory Urothelial Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Distal Urethral Cancer; Proximal Urethral Cancer; Recurrent Bladder Cancer; Recurrent Urethral Cancer; Stage III Bladder Cancer; Stage III Urethral Cancer; Stage IV Bladder Cancer; Stage IV Urethral Cancer; Ureter Cancer

 

Last Updated: 28 Sep 2017

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