Christian Daniel Fankhauser
University of Zurich
CancerInternal medicineRadiologyUrologySurgeryOncologyTissue microarrayVaporizationProstateChemotherapyGerm cell tumorsDiseaseProstatectomyProstate cancerBladder cancerNuclear medicineIn patientCancer researchMedicineBiology
Publications 149
#1Luca AfferiH-Index: 1
#2Philipp BaumeisterH-Index: 6
Last. Agostino MatteiH-Index: 1
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Abstract null null Background null Retroperitoneal lymph node dissection (RPLND) is a treatment option for men with stage 1 or 2 testis cancer and the standard of care for men with postchemotherapy retroperitoneal residual disease. Given the morbidity of RPLND, four important surgical modifications have been proposed: minimally invasive access, nerve-sparing resection, template resection, and en-bloc resection. null null null Objective null To describe the surgical steps and perioperative outcom...
#2Luca AfferiH-Index: 2
Last. David NicolH-Index: 21
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#1Jörg Beyer (University of Bern)H-Index: 56
#2Dominik Berthold (CHUV: University Hospital of Lausanne)H-Index: 12
Last. Friedemann Honecker (HSG: University of St. Gallen)H-Index: 37
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Approximately 420 men are diagnosed with germ-cell cancer (GCC) in Switzerland each year. Recent international guidelines outline management issues, but many aspects remain controversial in an area of highly individualised treatments. Even more than in other tumour types, in GCC the challenge is to choose exactly the correct treatment for an individual patient. Overtreatment in patients likely to be cured must be avoided to reduce long-term toxicities. On the other hand, treatment intensificatio...
Last. Noel W. Clarke (Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust)H-Index: 71
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BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Hemiscrotectomy with en bloc orchidectomy represents a radical primary, completion, or salvage option in men with inguinoscrotal cancers. We describe our surgical technique and peri-operative and oncological outcomes. PATIENTS AND METHODS Retrospective cohort study of 16 men treated at a supra-regional referral centre with open radical hemiscrotectomy with or without en bloc orchidectomy between 2010 and 2020. Peri-operative and survival outcomes were analysed. RESULTS Rad...
#2Francesco Esperto (Università Campus Bio-Medico)H-Index: 12
Last. Renzo Colombo (UniSR: Vita-Salute San Raffaele University)H-Index: 57
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INTRODUCTION Despite bladder perforation (BP) is a frequent complication during transurethral resection of bladder (TURB) for bladder cancer (BCa), literature lacks systematic reviews focusing on this issue. We aimed to investigate incidence, diagnosis, therapy, and prognosis after BP during TURB for BCa; therapy was distinguished between conservative (without the need for bladder repair) and surgical management (requiring bladder wall closure). EVIDENCE ACQUISITION A systematic search was condu...
#1Arnas Rakauskas (UNIL: University of Lausanne)
#2Giancarlo Marra (UNITO: University of Turin)H-Index: 13
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