International Archives of

Urology and ComplicationsISSN: 2469-5742


 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5742/1510073

Primary Melanoma of the Bladder at Puerperium: Case Report

Rubio Galisteo JM, Gomez Gomez E, Valero Rosa J, Salguero Segura J, Pineda Reyes B, Gonzalez T, Barbudo Merino J, Ruiz Garcia JM and Requena Tapia MJ

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: June 19, 2020

Primary malignant melanoma of the urinary bladder is a sporadic disease and very little described in the literature. A 39-years-old female at the end of her pregnancy without previous history of skin disease was presented with hematuria after cesarean and with constitutional syndrome. After the study, the patient was diagnosed with metastatic bladder melanoma. Other locations of primary injury were ruled out. The patient died a month and a half after the diagnosis....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5742/1510072

Chinese Traditional Cupping Therapy to Treat Fat Liquefaction at SNM Surgery - Case Report

Linxi Yang, Weilin Fang, Ying Wu and Jiayi Li

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: May 27, 2020

Sacral neuromodulation (SNM) is a minimally invasive technique to modulate spinal reflexes that influence the bladder, bowel, sphincter, and pelvic floor to improve and restore voiding and storage functions. It includes two phases of surgery and patients with symptomatic relief during stage I are permanently implanted with a sacral pulse generator. The most common adverse events are change in stimulation, implant site pain, and infection. However, there are no reports of fat liquefaction at the ...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5742/1510071

Complications of Laparoscopic Versus Open Nephrectomy for Xanthogranulomatous Pyelonephritis: A Contemporary Series

Neel Raval, Justin Benabdallah, Leslie Selden L, Joel Vetter, Ramakrishna Venkatesh R and Robert S Figenshau

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: April 15, 2020

Xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis (XGP) has historically been managed with open nephrectomy. In the era of minimally invasive surgery, a small number of reports have evaluated the use of a laparoscopic approach in XGP, with variable results. We evaluated the complications of nephrectomy for XGP over the last 18 years. This represents one of the largest series to date comparing laparoscopic and open nephrectomy for XGP....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5742/1510070

Authors Response: Letter to Editor: Lower Urinary Tract Mesh Perforations Following the Insertion of Mid-Urethral Tapes or Transvaginal Mesh: A Tertiary Unit's Experience - Saidan, et al. 2019

Dalia Saidan, Veenu Tyagi, Paraskeve (Voula) Granitsiotis and Karen Guerrero

Article Type: Letter to Editor | First Published: April 08, 2020

It has come to our attention that a letter has been published following publication of our article, Lower Urinary Tract Mesh Perforations Following the Insertion of Mid-urethral Tapes or Transvaginal Mesh: A Tertiary Units Experience - Saidan, et al. 2019, by one of our colleagues, and we would be grateful for an opportunity to reply. Our published paper relates to a small retrospective case-series of women undergoing surgery for management of their urinary tract mesh perforation only. It theref...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5742/1510069

Radical Prostatectomy versus External Beam Radiotherapy - Indication and the Way to the Decision: A Cumulative Non- Interventional Unicentric Retrospective Trial of about 20 Years

Wolf-Diether U Boehm, Rainer Koch, Michael Froehner, Stefanie Wenzel, Carmen Werner, Alexander Mehnert and Manfred P Wirth

Article Type: Original Article | First Published: April 06, 2020

From the clinical reality of a private consultation, a non-interventional, parallel, two-armed, non-randomized study was started in close cooperation with the Regional Clinical Cancer Register Dresden for the period 1996-2016, in order to objectively define the allocation algorithms for the primary therapy decision RPE vs. ERBT retrospectively in the curative setting for clinically, localized to locally advanced tumor. Furthermore, the implications of this decision on the result should be review...

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