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  • 2018
  • Please be sure to register before February 28, 2018 to obtain the early registration discount. (sages.org)
  • demographic
  • Relevant outcome and demographic information was collected prospectively for HALPNs (N=50) and retrospectively for OPNs (N=40). (sages.org)
  • Urology
  • Gill, who is the executive director of the USC Institute of Urology at Keck Medicine of USC, believes the data suggest that the technique of robotic partial nephrectomy has now become established in the field. (news-medical.net)
  • Removing part of the kidney instead of the whole kidney through robotic partial nephrectomy offers significantly better patient outcomes in early kidney cancer, as the procedure can effectively remove tumors preserving the kidney function, according to a comprehensive study by the Keck School of Medicine of USC published in the Journal Of Urology. (medicaldialogues.in)
  • Robotic partial nephrectomy has become increasingly more common, yet there's a lack of consensus among urologists about its performance vis-a-vis open or laparoscopic techniques," says the study's corresponding author Inderbir Gill, MD, chair and distinguished professor of urology at the Keck School. (medicaldialogues.in)
  • William Lowrance, MD, MPH , is an associate professor in the Division of Urology at the University of Utah School of Medicine and a Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) investigator. (utah.edu)
  • In fact, those people who received a partial nephrectomy did not have improved survival, according to the study published this month in European Urology . (bio-medicine.org)
  • Our data appears to seriously question the assumption that by saving kidney tissue, we are helping patients avoid future kidney failure," said Edward Messing, M.D., chair of Urology at URMC. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Emelian N. Scosyrev, Ph.D., an epidemiologist and assistant professor of Urology, led the analysis of more than 500 patients registered by the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer randomized trial from 1992 to 2003. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Keck School faculty also conduct research and teach at several research centers and institutes, including the Eli and Edythe Broad Center for Stem Cell Research and Regenerative Medicine at USC, USC Cardiovascular Thoracic Institute, USC Institute of Urology, USC Mark and Mary Stevens Neuroimaging and Informatics Institute, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, USC Roski Eye Institute and Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute. (healthmedicinet.com)
  • diagnosis
  • According to a study, a blood test could predict kidney cancer risk and survival, five years prior to its diagnosis. (thehealthsite.com)
  • If you have been recently diagnosed with kidney cancer, talk to our integrated group of experts who will ease your concerns and focus on providing you the best possible care from the moment of diagnosis to active treatment to recovery and survivorship. (cityofhope.org)
  • It is important to realize that with timely diagnosis and treatment, kidney cancer can be cured. (sfmc.net)
  • 14. Cancer diagnosis the detection limit of normal. (hemsleyandhemsley.com)
  • Our team marries core NIH and NIDDK missions, digestive diseases and kidney/urologic, to address this novel question with synergistic expertise in clinical diagnosis of IC, quantifying GI and reproductive tract microbiomes, and mechanisms of microbe-induced pelvic pain. (northwestern.edu)
  • Max Institute of Cancer care (MICC) offers comprehensive state of the art services for early diagnosis, staging, treatment and hospital-based care of Disease management group (DMG) - Urological Oncology. (maxhealthcare.in)
  • An initial melanoma diagnosis may increase the subsequent risk of prostate cancer: Results from the New South Wales Cancer Registry. (edu.au)
  • Oncology refers to the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. (rosemed.com)
  • A cancer diagnosis can be frightening, confusing and overwhelming. (rosemed.com)
  • We offer the latest in cancer screenings, cancer staging and cancer diagnosis, as well as leading-edge treatments for all forms of cancer. (rosemed.com)
  • Our multidisciplinary cancer care team, including our patient navigators, works collaboratively with each other to guide patients from diagnosis and treatment to survivorship and surveillance. (rosemed.com)
  • incidence of renal cell carc
  • As the incidence of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) and earlier incidental detection of small kidney masses has steadily risen over the past twenty years, minimally-invasive management of these lesions has become more common. (sages.org)
  • While the incidence of renal cell carcinoma is increasing, there is also an increased rate of cancer detection because of the common use of cross-sectional imaging. (medscape.com)
  • urologist
  • Your urologist will order additional tests to determine the size of the cancer and whether cancer cells have spread within the body. (brighamandwomens.org)
  • Most kidney tumors are discovered incidentally when X-ray or MRI is performed to evaluate an unrelated complaint, and 80% of solid kidney masses are cancer," says Vincenzo Galati, DO, FACS, urologist at Saint Francis Medical Center. (sfmc.net)
  • Taking a page from breast cancer surgeons, urologist David C. Miller, M.D., of the University of Michigan and colleagues here reported that a kidney lumpectomy is an effective option for small renal masses, though it is not as commonly performed. (medpagetoday.com)
  • clinical
  • Robotic-assisted laparoscopic partial nephrectomy: technique and initial clinical experience with DaVinci robotic system. (springer.com)
  • His research efforts focus on understanding and improving clinical outcomes for patients with urologic cancers. (utah.edu)
  • He is member of the American Urological Association's Advanced Prostate Cancer Clinical Guidelines committee and serves on the editorial board for multiple medical journals. (utah.edu)
  • Comparing outcomes in clinical trials of early-stage kidney cancer treatments has been challenging, since these tumors tend to grow very slowly. (ascopost.com)
  • His research interests parallel his clinical practice, including high-risk prostate and urothelial cancer. (jhu.edu)
  • Preoperative anatomical reconstruction for solid organs, such as the liver or the kidney, has already been widely utilized in clinical practice ( 4 , 5 ), however for the digestive tract, there is a big problem of influences from the respiratory or physiologically movement, resulting in discrepant images. (amegroups.com)
  • Clinical Genitourinary Cancer , 14(1), e103-e105. (edu.au)
  • As part of Sarah Cannon, the Cancer Institute of HCA Healthcare , our family of hospitals provides you with convenient access to leading-edge cancer therapies and clinical trials. (rosemed.com)
  • prostate
  • His practice at the Huntsman Cancer Institute primarily focuses on treating prostate cancer, bladder cancer, kidney cancer, testicular cancer, and penile cancer. (utah.edu)
  • Our study uses saliva samples to detect whether or not active surveillance is the best option for the subject, based on their their genetic makeup and susceptibility to aggressive prostate cancer. (northwestern.edu)
  • Personal prostate-specific antigen screening and treatment choices for localized prostate cancer among expert physicians. (edu.au)
  • Lutetium-177-labelled anti-prostate-specific membrane antigen antibody and ligands for the treatment of metastatic castrate-resistant prostate cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis. (edu.au)
  • Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases , 20(3), 352-360. (edu.au)
  • An examination of prostate cancer trends in Australia, England, Canada and USA: Is the Australian death rate too high? (edu.au)
  • Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases , 18(4), 297-302. (edu.au)
  • lymph
  • A Comparative Analysis of Robotic versus Laparoscopic Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection for Testicular Cancer. (jhu.edu)
  • Cancer has spread outside the kidney, to one or more lymph nodes, or other organs such as the bowel, pancreas, or lungs. (brighamandwomens.org)
  • Furthermore, complicated positional relationships make the lymph node dissection of this region extremely difficult, though which has an oncological impact to proximal advanced gastric cancer ( 6 ). (amegroups.com)
  • Donor
  • In the case of a donor nephrectomy, the urologic surgeon removes a healthy kidney from a donor for transplant into a person who needs a functioning kidney. (mayoclinic.org)
  • 13. Shirodkar SP, Gorin MA, Sageshima J, Bird VG, Martinez JM, Guerra G, Zarak A, Chen L, Burke GW, Ciancio G. Technical modification for laparoscopic donor nephrectomy to minimize testicular pain: a complication with significant morbidity. (jhu.edu)
  • testicular
  • He has a special interest in testicular and kidney cancer (renal cell carcinoma), studying both advanced and early-stage disease. (jhu.edu)
  • He is also the Director of the Division of Testicular Cancer , a member of the NCCN Guidelines committee, and works with a number of testicular cancer advocacy groups around the country. (jhu.edu)
  • He runs the testicular cancer " Go-Team " and coordinates the departments research efforts in testicular cancer. (jhu.edu)
  • percutaneous
  • The procedure, called percutaneous ablation, involves the insertion of a needle through the skin into a kidney tumor, followed by the heating or freezing by the needle to destroy the tumor. (ascopost.com)
  • These results are the best evidence we have so far in support of percutaneous ablation for T1a renal cancer," Dr. Talenfeld said. (ascopost.com)
  • bladder cancer
  • Checkpoint inhibitors, such as cytotoxic T-lymphocyte-associated protein-4 (CTLA-4) and programmed cell death-1 (PD-1) monoclonal antibodies have changed profoundly the treatment of melanoma, renal cell carcinoma, non-small cell lung cancer, Hodgkin lymphoma, and bladder cancer. (kidneycancer.org)
  • Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy With Gemcitabine and Cisplatin for Plasmacytoid Urothelial Bladder Cancer: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. (edu.au)
  • Intravesical chemotherapy plus bacille Calmette-Guerin in non-muscle invasive bladder cancer: a systematic review with meta-analysis. (edu.au)