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A New Technique—En Bloc Resection of Bladder Tumours

  • Sanchia S. GoonewardeneEmail author
  • Raj Persad
  • Hanif Motiwala
  • David Albala
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Abstract

Currently, transurethral resection of a bladder tumor (TUR) is the gold standard treatment for non-muscle invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC) (Alyaev et al. in Urologiia 2:147–153, 2018). The standard non-muscle invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC) endoscopic diagnosis suffers from the frequently unsatisfactory white light evaluation accuracy leading to residual lesions being left behind (Geavlete et al. in J Med Life 6(2):140–145, 2013). This chapter covers En-Bloc Resection of Bladder Tumours.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sanchia S. Goonewardene
    • 1
    Email author
  • Raj Persad
    • 2
  • Hanif Motiwala
    • 3
  • David Albala
    • 4
  1. 1.East of England DeaneryNorfolk and Norwich University HospitalNorwichUK
  2. 2.North Bristol NHS TrustBristolUK
  3. 3.Southend University HospitalWestcliff-on-SeaUK
  4. 4.Boston UniversityBostonUSA

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