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Upfill-Brown A, Lenis AT, Faiena I, Salmasi AH, Johnson DC, Pooli A, Drakaki A, Gollapudi K, Blumberg J, Pantuck AJ, Chamie K. Treatment utilization and overall survival in patients receiving radical nephroureterectomy versus endoscopic management for upper tract urothelial carcinoma: evaluation of updated treatment guidelines. World journal of urology. 2019 Jun 1; 37(6):1157-1164.
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Abstract: PURPOSE: While radical nephroureterectomy (RNU) is the gold standard treatment for upper tract urothelial carcinoma (UTUC), select patients may benefit from endoscopic treatment (ET). European Association of Urology guidelines recommend ET for patients with low-risk (LR) disease: unifocal,?