Response and Development of Immune-Related Adverse Events in an 83-Year-Old Man With Metastatic Urothelial Cancer
An 83-year-old man was diagnosed with multiple low-grade transitional cell carcinomas over a 6-year period. A surveillance cystoscopy in year 7 showed high-grade noninvasive papillary urothelial carcinoma in the bladder trigone. A CT urogram showed a soft-tissue mass with diffuse enhancement in the lower pole of the left kidney, concerning for malignancy. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - March 15, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Daniel P. Petrylak, MD Karishma K. Mehra, MD Tags: Bladder Cancer Genitourinary Cancers Oncology Journal Source Type: news
Should ultrasound replace CT for asymptomatic hematuria?
The combination of renal ultrasound and cystoscopy is the most cost-effective...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Sharing best practices cuts CT dose substantially Blunt abdominopelvic trauma algorithm cuts CT use in ER Apply Formula 1-type methods to smooth the way in urogenital emergencies Study: Hold the contrast for CT of asymptomatic hematuria Study finds frequent incidental findings at MDCT urography (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - April 18, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news
Mayo Clinic PathWays: What's the diagnosis?
This week's case study reviews slides from a 67-year-old woman who presented with multiple episodes of blood in her urine. Urine cytology was consistent with malignancy, and a follow-up CT urogram revealed lesions. Can you make the diagnosis? View the case and make your diagnosis. Learn more about Mayo Clinic PathWays. (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - March 22, 2017 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news
The good and bad of MRI evaluation of the urothelial tract
(American Roentgen Ray Society) When performed properly, MR urography (MRU) can be an alternative to CT urography (CTU) for imaging of the entire urinary tract. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - December 13, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news