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For men with intermediate risk prostate cancer, radiation treatment with brachytherapy alone can result in similar cancer control with fewer long-term side effects, when compared to more aggressive tr ...


While some previous studies have indicated that taking erectile dysfunction ( ED ) drugs may reduce the likelihood of developing prostate cancer, new research found that these drugs do not play a role ...


Nitrate is a drinking water contaminant arising from agricultural sources and a precursor in the endogenous formation of N-nitroso compounds ( NOC ), which are possible bladder carcinogens. A study ...


Intestinal metaplasia of the bladder is an uncommon glandular proliferation. Researchers have examined a large series of intestinal metaplasia for the clinicopathological features and discuss the sign ...


Body mass index ( BMI ) has been associated with worse outcomes in several solid malignancies. A study has evaluated the association between BMI and oncological outcomes in patients treated with radic ...


Preclinical urothelial carcinoma models suggest activity of Dasatinib ( Sprycel ), an oral Src-family kinase ( SFK ) inhibitor. Researchers have determined the feasibility and biologic activity of n ...


Researchers have evaluated the association of ABO blood type with clinicopathologic outcomes and mortality among patients with urothelial carcinoma of the bladder treated with radical cystectomy. 2 ...


Late recurrence of renal cell carcinoma is not a rare event. A retrospective study has investigated the clinicopathological features and the outcome of patients treated with Sorafenib ( Nexavar ), Sun ...


Researchers aimed to identify clinical predictors of long-term response to Abiraterone [ Zytiga ] ( defined as more than 12 months drug exposure ) in a retrospective cohort of metastatic castration-re ...


Pancreatic metastases from renal cell carcinoma are uncommon and their prognostic significance is not well defined. Br> An analysis has evaluated the outcome of patients with pancreatic metastas ...


Studies investigating the association of food and nutrient consumption with the risk of urothelial cell carcinoma ( UCC ) have produced mixed results. Researchers used three common dietary scores, t ...


Little is known about the outcomes and prognostic factors of adjuvant chemotherapy for locally advanced penile squamous cell carcinoma after regional lymphadenectomy ( LAD ). Researchers have retro ...


The efficacy and safety of a combination of chemotherapeutic agent compared with single-agent chemotherapy in the second-line setting of advanced urothelial carcinoma ( UC ) are unclear. Researchers ...


The FDA ( U.S. Food and Drug Administration ) has granted accelerated approval to Tecentriq ( Atezolizumab ) for the treatment of people with locally advanced or metastatic urothelial carcinoma ( mUC ...


Ureteral stent-related pain is a well-known side effect of stent placement. To date, there is a paucity of resources that address this topic. Stent pain pathophysiology is multifactorial and likely ...