Transitional cell carcinoma of the pelvicalices and ureter.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Transitional cell carcinoma accounts for about 90% of all cancers of the renal pelvis and more than 90% of all cancers of the ureter. Its clinical presentation is nonspecific. Radiology plays a critical role in detection, evaluation, and disease monitoring. We reviewed the pathologic and clinical features of transitional cell carcinoma of the upper urinary tract, with attention to its radiology appearance, staging, and treatment.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Leder, RA; Dunnick, NR

Published Date

  • October 1990

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 155 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 713 - 722

PubMed ID

  • 2119098

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0361-803X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2214/ajr.155.4.2119098


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States