Vol. 33 N. 06, 2007

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Int Braz J Urol. Vol. 33 N. 06 – 2007

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744 | F.J.B. Sampaio


746 | Positive Surgical Margins at Radical Prostatectomy: Importance of Intra-Operative Bladder Neck Frozen Sections

Kogenta Nakamura, Ali Kasraeian, Satoshi Anai, John Pendleton, Charles J. Rosser

752 | The Seven-Year Preliminary Results of Brachytherapy with Iodine-125 Seeds for Localized Prostate Cancer Treated At a Brazilian Single-Center

Carlos A. S. Franca, Sergio L. Vieira, Antonio J. S. Bernabe, Antonio B. R. Penna (Editorial comment by Dr. Christian Bolenz & Dr. Lutz Trojan)

764 | Results from Three Municipal Hospitals Regarding Radical Cystectomy on Elderly Patients

Matthias May, Stephanie Fuhrer, Kay-P. Braun, Sabine Brookman-Amissah, Willi Richter, Bernd Hoschke, Horst Vogler, Michael Siegsmund (Editorial comment by Dr. Massimo Maffezzini; Dr. Rainy Umbas & Dr. Joerg Simon)

777 | Pathological Staging of Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer. Is Substaging of pT2 Tumors Really Necessary?

Husnu Tokgoz, Kadir Turkolmez, Berkan Resorlu, Kenan Kose, Ozden Tulunay, Yasar Beduk

(Editorial comment by Dr. Raj S. Pruthi)

785 | Cavernous Body Reduction in Four Patients with Erectile Dysfunction Due To Insufficient Venous Occlusion and a Deficit of Elastic Fibers in the Tunica Albuginea

Fabrizio Iacono, Domenico Prezioso, Stefania Chierchia, Raffaele Galasso, Gennaro Iapicca, Mario Di Martino (Editorial comment by Dr. Marco Grasso & Dr. Ali A. Shafik)

795 | Influence of Antisperm Antibodies in the Semen on Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection Outcome

Sandro C. Esteves, Danielle T. Schneider, Sidney Verza Jr.


803 | Robotic Assisted Radical Prostatectomy: Surgical Techniques and Outcomes

Jose R. Colombo Jr, Bruno Santos, Jason Hafron, Troy Gianduzzo, Georges-Pascal Haber,

Jihad H. Kaouk


810 | Salvage Reconstructive Surgery in an Adult Patient with Failed Previous Repair of an Extrophy-Epispadias Complex. Na Operation with a Functional and Aesthetic Purpose

Steven Joniau, Anne-Marie Stoel, Hein Van-Poppel, Robert Hierner


815 | Pudendal Somatosensory Evoked Potentials in Normal Women

Geraldo A. Cavalcanti, Homero Bruschini, Gilberto M. Manzano, Karlo F. Nunes, Lydia M. Giuliano, Joao A. Nobrega, Miguel Srougi

822 | The Short-Term Effect of Surgical Treatment for Stress Urinary Incontinence Using Sub Urethral Support Techniques on Sexual Function

Antonio C. Pinto, Fabio Baracat, Nelson D. Montellato, Anuar I. Mitre, Antonio M. Lucon,

Miguel Srougi


829 | Comparison of Vasovasostomy with Conventional Microsurgical Suture and Fibrin Adhesive in Rats

Wilson F. Busato Junior, Amandia M. Marquetti, Luiz C. Rocha


837 | Re: Steerable Antegrade Stenting: A New Trick of the Trade

Udo Nagele, Aristotelis G. Anastasiadis, Bastian Amend, David Schilling, Marcus Kuczyk, Arnulf Stend, Karl-Dietrich Sievert

838 | Re: The Tunica Vaginalis Dorsal Graft Urethroplasty: Initial Experience

Roberto C. Foinquinos, Adriano A. Calado, Raimundo Janio, Adriana Griz, Antonio Macedo Jr,

Valdemar Ortiz

839 | Re: Lack of Association between Matrix Metalloproteinase-1 (MMP-1) Promoter

Polymorphism and Risk of Renal Cell Carcinoma

Michelly F. Piccoli, Marcia Figueira, Cassio Andreoni, Julio T. Marumo, Nestor Schor, Maria H. Bellini

841 | Re: Phase II Trial of Neoadjuvant Gemcitabine and Cisplatin in Patients with Resectable Bladder Carcinoma

Daniel Herchenhorn, Rodrigo Dienstmann, Fabio A. Peixoto, Franz S. de Campos, Valdelice O. Santos, Denise M. Moreira, Hedilene Cardoso, Isabele A. Small, Carlos G. Ferreira

Re: Erectile Dysfunction in Patients with Chronic Renal Failure

Leonardo E. Messina, Joaquim A. Claro, Archimedes Nardozza, Enrico Andrade, Valdemar Ortiz, Miguel Srougi

845 | Re: Erectile Dysfunction in Patients with Chronic Renal Failure

Leonardo E. Messina, Joaquim A. Claro, Archimedes Nardozza, Enrico Andrade, Valdemar Ortiz, Miguel Srougi

846 | Re: Erectile Dysfunction in Patients with Chronic Renal Failure

Leonardo E. Messina, Joaquim A. Claro, Archimedes Nardozza, Enrico Andrade, Valdemar Ortiz, Miguel Srougi

848 | Re: Intracaval and Intracardiac Extension of Wilms’ Tumor. The Influence of Preoperative Chemotherapy on Surgical Morbidity

Lilian M. Cristofani, Ricardo J. Duarte, Maria T. Almeida, Vicente Odone Filho, Joao G. Maksoud, Miguel Srougi

850 | Re: Pubovaginal Sling with a Low-Cost Polypropylene Mesh

Fransber R. Rodrigues, Romulo Maroccolo Filho, Roberto R. Maroccolo, Lucio C. Paiva, Fernando A. Diaz, Eduardo C. Ribeiro

851 | Re: Interleukin-11 Attenuates Ifosfamide-Induced Hemorrhagic Cystitis

Jose M. Mota, Gerly A. Brito, Raphael T. Loiola, Fernando Q. Cunha, Ronaldo de A. Ribeiro

852 | Re: Interleukin-11 Attenuates Ifosfamide-Induced Hemorrhagic Cystitis

Jose M. Mota, Gerly A. Brito, Raphael T. Loiola, Fernando Q. Cunha, Ronaldo de A. Ribeiro



855 | Computed tomography—an increasing source of radiation exposure

Brenner DJ, Hall EJ

856 | Prestenting improves ureteroscopic stone-free rates

Rubenstein RA, Zhao LC, Loeb S, Shore DM, Nadler RB


857 | A comparison of the incidence and location of positive surgical margins in robotic assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy and open retropubic radical prostatectomy

Smith JA Jr, Chan RC, Chang SS, Herrell SD, Clark PE, Baumgartner R, Cookson MS

858 | Incidence of local recurrence and port site metastasis after laparoscopic radical nephroureterectomy

Muntener M, Schaeffer EM, Romero FR, Nielsen ME, Allaf ME, Brito FA, Pavlovich CP, Kavoussi LR, Jarrett TW


859 | Detection of prostate cancer with MR spectroscopic imaging: an expanded paradigm incorporating polyamines

Shukla-Dave A, Hricak H, Moskowitz C, Ishill N, Akin O, Kuroiwa K, Spector J, Kumar M, Reuter VE, Koutcher JA, Zakian KL

860 | The incidental indeterminate adrenal mass on CT (> 10 H) in patients without cancer: is further imaging necessary? Follow-up of 321 consecutive indeterminate adrenal masses

Song JH, Chaudhry FS, Mayo-Smith WW


861 | Renal injury mechanisms of motor vehicle collisions: analysis of the crash injury research and engineering network data set

Kuan JK, Kaufman R, Wright JL, Mock C, Nathens AB, Wessells H, Bulger E

862 | Role of magnetic resonance imaging in assessment of posterior urethral distraction defects

Koraitim MM, Reda IS


863 | Different types of atrophy in the prostate with and without adenocarcinoma

Tomas D, Kruslin B, Rogatsch H, Schäfer G, Belicza M, Mikuz G

865 | Expectant management of prostate cancer with curative intent: an update of the Johns Hopkins experience

Carter HB, Kettermann A, Warlick C, Metter EJ, Landis P, Walsh PC, Epstein JI


866 | Protective effects of cranberries on infection-induced oxidative renal damage in a rabbit model of vesico-ureteric reflux

Han CH, Kim SH, Kang SH, Shin OR, Lee HK, Kim HJ, Cho YH

867 | Proportional analysis of pig kidney arterial segments: differences from the human kidney

Pereira-Sampaio M, Favorito LA, Henry R, Sampaio FJ

868 | Does benign prostatic hyperplasia originate from the peripheral zone of the prostate? A preliminar study

Tang J, Yang JC, Zhang Y, Liu X, Zhang L, Wang Z, Li J, Luo Y, Xu J, Shi H


869 | Terminal urothelium differentiation of engineered neoureter after in vivo maturation in the “omental bioreactor”

Baumert H, Mansouri D, Fromont G, Hekmati M, Simon P, Massoud W, Molinié V, Malavaud B

871 | A quantitative method for evaluating the degradation of biologic scaffold materials

Gilbert TW, Stewart-Akers AM, Badylak SF

871 | Immune response to biologic scaffold materials

Badylak SF, Gilbert TW


872 | State of the art of where we are at using stem cells for stress urinary incontinence

Furuta A, Jankowski RJ, Honda M, Pruchnic R, Yoshimura N, Chancellor MB

873 | Does the tension-free vaginal tape procedure (TVT) affect the voiding function over time? Pressureflow studies 1 year and 3(1/2) years after TVT

Sander P, Sørensen F, Lose G


874 | Phimotic ring topical corticoid cream (0.1% mometasone furoate) treatment in children

Pileggi Fde O, Vicente YA

875 | Do holding exercises or antimuscarinics increase maximum voided volume in monosymptomatic nocturnal enuresis? A randomized controlled trial in children

Van Hoeck KJ, Bael A, Van Dessel E, Van Renthergem D, Bernaerts K, Vandermaelen V, Lax H, Hirche H, van Gool JD