Human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 expression status provides independent prognostic information in patients with urothelial carcinoma of the urinary bladder Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cystectomy
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Receptor, ErbB-2
  • Urinary Bladder Neoplasms

abstract

  • a positive HER-2 status is associated with aggressive UCB and provides independent prognostic information for UCB recurrence and mortality. Assessment of HER-2 status can be used to identify patients at high risk of disease progression who may benefit from adjuvant HER-2-targeted mono- or combined therapy after RC.

publication date

  • October 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2009.09190.x

PubMed ID

  • 20089105

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1216

end page

  • 22

volume

  • 106

number

  • 8