Female Robot Assisted Radical Cystectomy - Anterior Exenteration

  • Ahmed A. Hussein
  • Youssef E. Ahmed
  • Zishan Hashmi
  • Khurshid A. GuruEmail author


Robot-assisted radical cystectomy (RARC) has evolved as a viable alternative option to the standard open radical cystectomy as a treatment option for muscle-invasive bladder cancer, and refractory non-muscle invasive disease. The objective of this chapter is to summarize the preoperative preparation, key technical steps for RARC performed in female patients using our “Technique of Spaces”, and to summarize the postoperative outcomes.


Robot-assisted Robotic Radical cystectomy Exenteration Female 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ahmed A. Hussein
    • 1
    • 2
  • Youssef E. Ahmed
    • 1
  • Zishan Hashmi
    • 1
  • Khurshid A. Guru
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of UrologyRoswell Park Cancer InstituteBuffaloUSA
  2. 2.Department of UrologyCairo UniversityGizaEgypt

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