In the cystoscopic follow-up of non-muscle-invasive transitional cell carcinoma, NMP-22 works for high grades, but unreliable in low grades and upper urinary tract tumors


Coskuner E., Cevik I., Ozkan A., DİLLİOĞLUGİL Ö., Akdas A.

INTERNATIONAL UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY, cilt.44, sa.3, ss.793-798, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 44 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s11255-012-0144-x
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.793-798

Özet

Two percent of the bladder non-muscle-invasive (NMI) transitional cell carcinomas (TCC) are associated with upper urinary tract (UUT) TCC. We evaluated the role of nuclear matrix protein-22 (NMP-22) (BladderChek(A (R))) test in the diagnosis of lower urinary tract and UUT-TCC.