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June 29, 2022
Antegrade mitomycin gel instillation was done through a percutaneous nephrostomy tube.
May 26, 2022
“Our main finding was that participants who reported food insecurity in the past year were 65%, more likely to experience urge incontinence compared to those who were food secure,” says Chihiro Okada.
May 24, 2022
Patients in the study had tumors that were not completely resectable.
May 23, 2022
The investigators concluded that a phase 3 trial is warranted.
May 20, 2022
In the PADRES trial, neoadjuvant axitinib facilitated partial nephrectomy in patients with clear cell renal cell carcinoma and complex masses with an imperative indication for nephron-sparing surgery but no viable pathway to receive the procedure.
“We found that men with an elevated FSH but a normal semen test were more likely to have a decline in their sperm concentration and their total motile sperm count over time…when compared to men also starting with the normal semen test but with a normal FSH,” says Joshua Halpern, MD.
“It’s an exciting time in UTUC,” says Joseph Jacob, MD.
May 19, 2022
“A ureteral stent can be bothersome, but it’s quite variable. Some people don’t even feel the stent and some people have severe symptoms,” says Johnathan Harper, MD.
May 18, 2022
Investigators reported that all responders had FGFR3 mutations and that most non-responders had a prior history of bladder cancer, with 1 patient having a FGFR3-TACC3 fusion.
“These findings are hypothesis-generating and suggest a possible therapeutically synergistic role for immune checkpoint blockade in [patients with] BCG-unresponsive NMIBC who may have partial or short-term response to nadofaragene treatment,” said lead study author Anirban P. Mitra, MD, PhD.