Tag: cancer staging

1. Concomitant seminal vesicle invasion (cSVI) in patients with urothelial carcinoma of the bladder (UCB) and prostatic stromal infiltration was associated with decreased cancer-specific and overall survival rates. 2. Incorporation of cSVI into multivariate analysis increased accuracy in predicting mortality events.  Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good) Study Rundown: In its link to...
Image: PD 1. Preoperative magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in breast cancer did not significantly affect local or distal recurrent breast cancer in a meta-analysis of 4 studies. Evidence rating level: 2 (Good) Study Rundown: There is currently a great deal of uncertainty regarding the use of MRI in staging newly diagnosed...