BCG Therapy May Protect Bladder Cancer Patients Against COVID-19 - Docwire News

BCG Therapy May Protect Bladder Cancer Patients Against COVID-19 - Docwire News

A study shows that bladder cancer patients with a recent history of Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) therapy had a lower SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) infection rate than those who had...

Complications and Outcomes of Salvage Cystectomy After Trimodality Therapy

Complications and Outcomes of Salvage Cystectomy After Trimodality Therapy

Journal Scan / Research · June 29, 2021 Complications and Outcomes of Salvage Cystectomy After Trimodality Therapy The Journal of Urology You've saved your first item You can...

Update on Bladder Preservation Therapies for Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer

Update on Bladder Preservation Therapies for Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer

Standard management of muscle-invasive bladder cancer (MIBC) entails radical cystectomy (RC) with the removal of bilateral pelvic lymph nodes. Adding neoadjuvant chemotherapy to...

Defining trained immunity and its role in health and disease

Defining trained immunity and its role in health and disease

Defining trained immunity and its role in health and disease Vaccines Abstract Immune memory is a defining feature of the acquired immune system, but activation of the innate...

Early Bone Metastases are Associated with Worse Outcomes in Metastatic Urothelial Carcinoma

Early Bone Metastases are Associated with Worse Outcomes in Metastatic Urothelial Carcinoma

Early Bone Metastases are Associated with Worse Outcomes in Metastatic Urothelial Carcinoma Article type: Research Article Authors: Nelson, Ariel A. a ; f ; 1 | Cronk, Robert J....

Quality of Life After Bladder Cancer: A Cross-sectional Survey of Patient-reported Outcomes

Quality of Life After Bladder Cancer: A Cross-sectional Survey of Patient-reported Outcomes

Little is known about health-related quality of life (HRQOL) following treatment for bladder cancer (BC). A postal survey was administered containing generic HRQOL and...

For Those Newly Diagnosed With Bladder Cancer

For Those Newly Diagnosed With Bladder Cancer

Newly Diagnosed With Bladder Cancer If your doctor recently diagnosed you with bladder cancer, chances are, you're completely dazed since those were words you probably never...

Bevacizumab Misses Mark in Untreated Metastatic Bladder Cancer

Bevacizumab Misses Mark in Untreated Metastatic Bladder Cancer

Adding a targeted agent to chemotherapy failed to improve survival as initial therapy for metastatic urothelial carcinoma, a randomized trial showed. Median overall survival...

Study suggests blood test could guide precision treatment in bladder cancer

Study suggests blood test could guide precision treatment in bladder cancer

A blood test that can detect tiny amounts of circulating cancer DNA may be able to identify risk of cancer recurrence and guide precision treatment in bladder cancer following...

A Guide To Keeping Your Bladder Healthy

A Guide To Keeping Your Bladder Healthy

A Guide to Keeping Your Bladder Healthy A Guide to Keeping Your Bladder Healthy You use your bladder several times each day, but do you know what you should do to keep this...

Discomfort and relieving factors among patients with bladder cancer undergoing office-based cystoscopy

Discomfort and relieving factors among patients with bladder cancer undergoing office-based cystoscopy

Among 394 respondents with bladder cancer, cystoscopy was associated with moderate to severe discomfort in 52% Respondents who reported moderate to severe discomfort were more...

Study shows novel test can detect new and recurrent bladder cancer

Study shows novel test can detect new and recurrent bladder cancer

A revolutionary new urine screening test that utilizes a novel Keratin 17 (K17) cancer biomarker can detect the presence of new bladder cancer in patients with hematuria,...