Annals of Urologic Oncology

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  • RESEARCH   |  04 Nov 2019

    Trends in Primary Kidney Cancer: A South Australian Registry Review

    RICHARD HOFFMAN, ARMAN KAHOKEHR, MICHAEL O'CALLAGHAN, KATINA D'ONISE et al. Background The incidence of primary kidney cancer (PKC) has been increasing over the last three decades. This has been attributed to the liberal use of radiological examinations for unrelated indications. We investigated the incidence and survival trends of PKC in South Australia. Methods Data were provided through the So...

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  • REVIEW  |  02 Jul 2019

    Micropapillary Carcinoma of the Bladder: Recent Advances

    JIM HSU, JAE Y. RO. The 2016 WHO classification of tumors of the urothelial tract recently revised the classification of invasive urothelial carcinoma to include nested, microcystic, micropapillary, plasmacytoid, sarcomatoid, giant cell, and poorly differentiated variants, among others. In particular, invasive micropapillary carcinoma (IMPC) is now recognized as a distinct entity with aggressive f...

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  • CASE REPORT  |  08 May 2019

    IgG4 Related Disease of Epididymis, Mimicking Testicular Malignancy – A Rare Entity

    LEELA KRISHNA, SRIRAM KRISHNAMOORTHY, HARIHARASUDHAN SEKAR, SUSRUTHAN MURALI, et al. Immunoglobulin G4 related disease (IgG4-RD) is a systemic fibro inflammatory condition that usually presents with multiorgan involvement. We present a rare case of 54 year old male with an isolated IgG4-RD of epididymis. The patient presented with a progressive swelling of the left testicle. A clin...

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  • REVIEW  |  16 Mar 2019

    Ovarian-type Tumors (Mullerian Tumors) of the Testis: Clinicopathologic Findings with Recent Advances

    MICHELLE S LIN, ALBERTO G AYALA, JAE Y RO. Ovarian-type epithelial tumors rarely occur in the human testis and paratesticular region. Histologically, these tumors closely resemble their ovarian counterparts and are therefore classified similarly to ovarian epithelial tumors. Most reported ovarian-type tumor cases are serous tumors, but the full spectrum of ovarian neoplasms has be...

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  • REVIEW  |  15 Mar 2019

    Intraductal Carcinoma of Prostate (IDC-P), Grade Group, and Molecular Pathology: Recent Advances and Practical Implication

    ASHWYNA SUNASSEE, GHADAH AI SANNAA, JAE Y. RO. The Gleason grading system for prostatic carcinoma is widely used internationally and is based on microscopic architectural patterns of tumors. Over the years, there have been modifications to the original grading system established by Donald F Gleason in 1966 and refined in 1974 which have subsequently been established by the World ...

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  • RESEARCH  |  23 Jan 2019

    The Role of Chronic Inflammation in Prostate Carcinogenesis: A Follow-Up Study

    WEI CHEN, LIWEI JIA, SANJAY GUPTA, GREGORY T. MACLENNAN. To investigate the role of chronic inflammation in prostatic carcinogenesis with an emphasis on cancers of grade group 2 or above. The presence/absence and extent of chronic inflammation and other relevant pathological findings were assessed using prostate needle biopsies obtained from patients with clinical parameters wit...

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