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Bladder Cancer

Management of NMI and Muscle-Invasive Cancer

Edited by M Hammad Ather

Aga Khan University

Bladder cancer is one of the most exciting urological cancers. It exists in two forms - non-muscle-invasive (NMI) and muscle-invasive (MI) disease. The difference in the clinical picture has been the focus of significant research in defining the molecular characteristics of urothelial cancer (UC) of the bladder. This book provides an overview of the most hotly debated areas in bladder cancer. Authors have focused on the emerging role of markers for NMI UC and various ways of improving the efficacy of current chemotherapy in the first section. The second section has focused on the surgical aspects of MI UC. Two major areas of debate - the role of pelvic lymph node dissection and genital sparing surgery - are discussed in this section.

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Bladder CancerManagement of NMI and Muscle-Invasive CancerEdited by M Hammad Ather

Published: April 12th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/63252

ISBN: 978-953-51-3078-9

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3077-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4873-9

Copyright year: 2017

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7110 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

8 Web of Science Citations

4 Dimensions Citations


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1. Intravesical Treatment Modalities in Bladder Cancer: Current and Future Perspectives

By Turgay Turan, Bulent Erol, Asıf Yıldırım and Turhan Çaşkurlu


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2. Intravesical Chemohyperthermia for NMIBC: Rationale and Results of This Developing Treatment

By Sousa-Escandón Manuel Alejandro, Flores Carbajal Javier, Sousa- González Daniel and Rodriguez Gómez Silvia


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3. Cross-Polarization OCT for In Vivo Diagnostics and Prediction of Bladder Cancer

By Elena Kiseleva, Gladkova Natalia, Streltzova Olga, Kirillin Mikhail, Maslennikova Anna, Dudenkova Varvara, Yunusova Katerina and Sergeeva Ekaterina


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4. Bladder Cancer Markers and Recent Innovations

By Mariapia Viola-Magni, Samuela Cataldi and Daniela Marocco


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5. Lymphadenectomy in Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer

By Mustafa Ozan Horsanali and Kutan Ozer


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6. Genital Organs‐Sparing Radical Cystectomy in Female Patients with Muscle Invasive Urothelial Carcinoma of the Bladder

By Hosni Khairy Salem


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