Multiple biomarkers improve prediction of bladder cancer recurrence and mortality in patients undergoing cystectomy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Biomarkers, Tumor
  • Cystectomy
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Urinary Bladder Neoplasms

abstract

  • Assessment of the number of altered biomarkers in the cystectomy specimen improves the prediction of bladder cancer recurrence and survival in patients with pTa-3N0M0 disease. Prospective evaluation of alteration in these biomarkers can help identify patients who would benefit from adjuvant treatment after radical cystectomy.

publication date

  • January 15, 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.23162

PubMed ID

  • 18008359

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 315

end page

  • 25

volume

  • 112

number

  • 2