Urethral cancer

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Urethral cancer

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Urethral cancer" returned 13 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Randomized phase II trial of urethral sparing intensity modulated radiation therapy in low-risk prostate cancer: implications for focal therapy.
 

Author(s): Jeffrey Vainshtein, Eyad Abu-Isa, Karin B Olson, Michael E Ray, Howard M Sandler, Dan Normolle, Dale W Litzenberg, Kathryn Masi, Charlie Pan, Daniel A Hamstra

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Low-risk prostate cancer (PCa) patients have excellent outcomes, with treatment modality often selected by perceived effects on quality of life. Acute urinary symptoms are common during external beam radiotherapy (EBRT), while chronic symptoms have been linked to urethral dose. Since ...

Last Updated: 31 Jul 2012

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Urethral strictures following high-dose-rate brachytherapy for prostate cancer: analysis of risk factors.
 

Author(s): Benjamin R Hindson, Jeremy L Millar, Bronwyn Matheson

Journal: Brachytherapy. ;12(1):50-5.

 

High-dose-rate brachytherapy is an established technique to deliver a conformal dose of radiation to patients with prostate cancer. The William Buckland Radiotherapy Center has been performing high-dose-rate brachytherapy with external beam radiation treatment for prostate cancer ...

Last Updated: 7 Jan 2013

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Urethral skip metastasis from cancer penis or a second malignancy? A dilemma!
 

Author(s): Rohit Kathpalia, Apul Goel, Bhupendra Pal Singh

Journal: Int Braz J Urol. ;37(5):657-8.

 

Last Updated: 21 Nov 2011

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The terms "Urethral cancer" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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: 24 Jan 2000

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[Urethral recurrence of bladder cancer 16 years after total cystectomy. A case report].
 

Author(s): H Takayama, Y Arai, N Meguro, O Maeda, S Saiki, T Kinouchi, M Kuroda, M Usami, T Kotake

Journal: Nippon Hinyokika Gakkai Zasshi. 1997 Aug;88(8):762-5.

 

A 74-year-old man was admitted to our hospital. Diagnosis of invasive bladder cancer was made and a total cystectomy was performed on January, 30, 1980. Histological examination showed transitional cell carcinoma, grade 2, pT1 is N0M0. After 16 years, when he suffered left femur, ...

Last Updated: 17 Nov 1997

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Gemcitabine, Carboplatin, and Lenalidomide for Treatment of Advanced/Metastatic Urothelial Cancer and Other Solid Tumors
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Urethral Neoplasms; Neoplasms, Urethral; Ureter Cancer; Cancer of the Urethra; Urethral Cancer

 

Last Updated: 2 Apr 2014

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Eribulin Mesylate in Treating Patients With Locally Advanced or Metastatic Cancer of the Urothelium and Kidney Dysfunction
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Distal Urethral Cancer; Metastatic Transitional Cell Cancer of the Renal Pelvis and Ureter; Proximal Urethral Cancer; Recurrent Bladder Cancer; Recurrent Transitional Cell Cancer of the Renal Pelvis and Ureter; Recurrent Urethral Cancer; Regional Transitional Cell Cancer of the Renal Pelvis and Ureter; Stage III Bladder Cancer; Stage III Urethral Cancer; Stage IV Bladder Cancer; Stage IV Urethral Cancer; Ureter Cancer; Urethral Cancer Associated With Invasive Bladder Cancer

 

Last Updated: 12 Sep 2014

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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: 23 Apr 2014

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