Surgical management: Cystectomy and urinary diversion

Murugesan Manoharan, Alan M. Nieder

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The chapter discusses the principles of surgical management of invasive bladder cancer. The muscle-invasive disease is an aggressive form of bladder malignancy and has a greater propensity for metastatic disease (1). In the last two decades, advances in chemotherapy and continent urinary diversion have given a new dimension to the management of muscle-invasive bladder cancer.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationUrological Oncology
Number of pages13
ISBN (Print)9781846283871
StatePublished - Dec 1 2008


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Manoharan, M., & Nieder, A. M. (2008). Surgical management: Cystectomy and urinary diversion. In Urological Oncology (pp. 348-360). Springer.