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Bladder Cancer

From Basic Science to Robotic Surgery

This book is an invaluable source of knowledge on bladder cancer biology, epidemiology, biomarkers, prognostic factors, and clinical presentation and diagnosis. It is also rich with plenty of up-to-date information, in a well-organized and easy to use format, focusing on the treatment of bladder cancer including surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, immunotherapy, and vaccine therapy. These chapters, written by the experts in their fields, include many interesting, demonstrative and colorful pictures, figures, illustrations and tables. Due to its practicality, this book is recommended reading to anyone interested in bladder cancer.

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Bladder CancerFrom Basic Science to Robotic SurgeryEdited by Abdullah Erdem Canda

Published: February 1st 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1069

ISBN: 978-953-307-839-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6712-9

Copyright year: 2012

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44469 Total Chapter Downloads

13 Crossref Citations

20 Web of Science Citations

35 Dimensions Citations


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1. Bladder Cancer Biology

By Susanne Fuessel, Doreen Kunze and Manfred P. Wirth


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2. Biomarkers of Bladder Cancer in Urine: Evaluation of Diagnostic and Prognostic Significance of Current and Potential Markers

By Daben Dawam


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3. Epigenetic Biomarkers in Bladder Cancer

By Daniela Zimbardi, Mariana Bisarro dos Reis, Érika da Costa Prando and Cláudia Aparecida Rainho


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4. Angiogenesis, Lymphangiogenesis and Lymphovascular Invasion: Prognostic Impact for Bladder Cancer Patients

By Julieta Afonso, Lúcio Lara Santos and Adhemar Longatto-Filho


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5. Angiogenesis and Lymphangiogenesis in Bladder Cancer

By Yasuyoshi Miyata, Hideki Sakai and Shigeru Kanda


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6. UHRF1 is a Potential Molecular Marker for Diagnosis and Prognosis of Bladder Cancer

By Motoko Unoki


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7. Epidemiology and Polymorphisms Related to Bladder Cancer in Ecuadorian Individuals

By César Paz-y-Miño and María José Muñoz


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8. Clinical Presentation

By Samer Katmawi-Sabbagh


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9. Role of HPV in Urothelial Carcinogenesis: Current State of the Problem

By G.M. Volgareva, V.B. Matveev and D.A. Golovina


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10. Bladder Cancer and Schistosomiasis: Is There a Difference for the Association?

By Mohamed S. Zaghloul and Iman Gouda


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11. Hemocyanins in the Immunotherapy of Superficial Bladder Cancer

By Sergio Arancibia, Fabián Salazar and María Inés Becker


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12. The Potential Role of Chemoprevention in the Management of Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Urothelial Carcinoma

By Unyime O. Nseyo, Katherine A. Corbyons and Hari Siva Gurunadha Rao Tunuguntla


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13. The Molecular Basis of Cisplatin Resistance in Bladder Cancer Cells

By Beate Köberle and Andrea Piee-Staffa


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14. Chemotherapy for Metastatic Disease

By Takehiro Sejima, Shuichi Morizane, Akihisa Yao, Tadahiro Isoyama and Atsushi Takenaka


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15. Robot-Assisted Radical Cystectomy as a Treatment Modality for Patients with Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer

By Martin C. Schumacher


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16. Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Cystoprostatectomy and Intracorporeal Urinary Diversion (Studer Pouch or Ileal Conduit) for Bladder Cancer

By Abdullah Erdem Canda, Ali Fuat Atmaca and Mevlana Derya Balbay


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17. Current Trends in Urinary Diversion in Men

By S. Siracusano, S. Ciciliato, F. Visalli, N. Lampropoulou and L. Toffoli


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18. The H19-IGF2 Role in Bladder Cancer Biology and DNA-Based Therapy

By Imad Matouk, Naveh Evantal, Doron Amit, Patricia Ohana, Ofer Gofrit, Vladimir Sorin, Tatiana Birman, Eitan Gershtain and Abraham Hochberg


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19. Animal Models for Basic and Preclinical Research in Bladder Cancer

By Ana María Eiján, Catalina Lodillinsky and Eduardo Omar Sandes


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20. Intracellular Arsenic Speciation and Quantification in Human Urothelial and Hepatic Cells

By Ricarda Zdrenka, Joerg Hippler, Georg Johnen, Alfred V. Hirner and Elke Dopp


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21. Chemoprevention and Novel Treatments of Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer

By Adam Luchey, Morris Jessop, Claire Oliver, Dale Riggs, Barbara Jackson, Stanley Kandzari and Stanley Zaslau


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