Urinary levels of urokinase-type plasminogen activator and its receptor in the detection of bladder carcinoma
Carcinoma, Transitional Cell
Receptors, Cell Surface
Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
Urokinase-Type Plasminogen Activator
The current findings suggest that urinary levels of uPA, but not uPAR, are related to the risk of bladder carcinoma. The study confirmed the central role of urinary cytology in the noninvasive diagnosis of bladder carcinoma.