Int Braz J Urol. Vol. 33 N. 05 – 2007

Download the PDF file .




601 | F.J.B. Sampaio


603 | Clinical Relevance of Oxidative Stress and Sperm Chromatin Damage in Male Infertility: An Evidence Based Analysis

Marcello Cocuzza, Suresh C. Sikka, Kelly S. Athayde, Ashok Agarwal


622 | Lack of Association between Matrix Metalloproteinase-1 (MMP-1) Promoter Polymorphism and Risk of Renal Cell Carcinoma

Michelly F. Piccoli, Marcia Figueira, Cassio Andreoni, Julio T. Marumo, Nestor Schor, Maria H. Bellini

630 | Phase II Trial of Neoadjuvant Gemcitabine and Cisplatin in Patients with Resectable Bladder Carcinoma

Daniel Herchenhorn, Rodrigo Dienstmann, Fabio A. Peixoto, Franz S. de Campos, Valdelice O.

Santos, Denise M. Moreira, Hedilene Cardoso, Isabele A. Small, Carlos G. Ferreira (Editorial comment by Dr. Eric S. Gwynn)

639 | Interobserver Agreement of Gleason Score and Modified Gleason Score in Needle Biopsy and in Surgical Specimen of Prostate Cancer

Sergio G. Veloso, Mario F. Lima, Paulo G. Salles, Cynthia K. Berenstein, Joao D. Scalon,

Eduardo A. Bambirra (Editorial comment by Dr. Lars Egevad; Dr. Rodolfo Montironi; Dr. Liang Cheng & Dr. Jonathan I. Epstein)

652 | Prognostic Factors for Late Urinary Toxicity Grade 2-3 after Conformal Radiation Therapy on Patients with Prostate Cancer

Ricardo A. Nakamura, Carlos R. Monti, Lisias N. Castilho, Felipe A. Trevisan, Alexandre C.

Valim, Jose A. Reinato (Editorial comment by Dr. Michael Pinkawa & Dr. Herbert C. Ruckle)

662 | Prognostic Value of Morphologic and Clinical Parameters in pT2 – pT3 Prostate Cancer

Jose C. Almeida, Raissa P. Menezes, Selma A. Kuckelhaus, Anamelia L. Bocca, Florencio


673 | Erectile Dysfunction in Patients with Chronic Renal Failure

Leonardo E. Messina, Joaquim A. Claro, Archimedes Nardozza, Enrico Andrade, Valdemar

Ortiz, Miguel Srougi


679 | Acute Renal Insufficiency after Radiofrequency of Renal Tumor

Francualdo Barreto, Marcos F. Dall’Oglio, Miguel Srougi (Editorial comment by Dr. Mauricio Rubinstein)

683 | Intracaval and Intracardiac Extension of Wilms’ Tumor. The Influence of Preoperative Chemotherapy on Surgical Morbidity

Lilian M. Cristofani, Ricardo J. Duarte, Maria T. Almeida, Vicente Odone Filho, Joao G.

Maksoud, Miguel Srougi (Editorial comment by Dr. Rodrigo Chaves Ribeiro)


690 | Pubovaginal Sling with a Low-Cost Polypropylene Mesh

Fransber R. Rodrigues, Romulo Maroccolo Filho, Roberto R. Maroccolo, Lucio C. Paiva, Fernando A. Diaz, Eduardo C. Ribeiro

695 | Clinical and Urodynamic Evaluation in Women with Stress Urinary Incontinence Treated by Periurethral Collagen Injection

S.B. Martins, E. Oliveira, R.A. Castro, M.G. Sartori, E.C. Baracat, G.R. Lima, M.J. Girao (Editorial comment by Dr. Sender Herschorn & Dr. Christopher R. Chapple)


 704 | Interleukin-11 Attenuates Ifosfamide-Induced Hemorrhagic Cystitis

Jose M. Mota, Gerly A. Brito, Raphael T. Loiola, Fernando Q. Cunha, Ronaldo de A. Ribeiro


711 | Re: The Tunica Vaginalis Dorsal Graft Urethroplasty: Initial Experience

Roberto C. Foinquinos, Adriano A. Calado, Raimundo Janio, Adriana Griz, Antonio Macedo Jr,

Valdemar Ortiz



714 | Third prize: contemporary percutaneous nephrolithotripsy: 1585 procedures in 1338 consecutive patients

Duvdevani M, Razvi H, Sofer M, Beiko DT, Nott L, Chew BH, Denstedt JD

715 | Determination of ideal stent length for endourologic surgery

Jeon SS, Choi YS, Hong JH


716 | Open versus laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy: a focus on the safety of donors and the need for a donor registry

Shokeir AA

717 | Prospective radiographic followup after en bloc ligation of the renal hilum

White WM, Klein FA, Gash J, Waters WB


718 | Combined T2-weighted and diffusion-weighted MRI for localization of prostate cancer

Haider MA, van der Kwast TH, Tanguay J, Evans AJ, Hashmi AT, Lockwood G, Trachtenberg J

719 | Split-bolus MDCT urography with synchronous nephrographic and excretory phase enhancement.

Chow LC, Kwan SW, Olcott EW, Sommer G


720 | Selective nonoperative management of penetrating abdominal solid organ injuries

Demetriades D, Hadjizacharia P, Constantinou C, Brown C, Inaba K, Rhee P, Salim A

722 | Proposed mechanisms of lower urinary tract injury in fractures of the pelvic ring

Andrich DE, Day AC, Mundy AR


723 | The role of P501S and PSA in the diagnosis of metastatic adenocarcinoma of the prostate

Sheridan T, Herawi M, Epstein JI, Illei PB

724 | Renal medullary carcinoma: report of seven cases from Brazil

Watanabe IC, Billis A, Guimarães MS, Alvarenga M, de Matos AC, Cardinalli IA, Filippi RZ, de Castro MG, Suzigan S


726 | Structural organization of fibrous connective tissue in the periacinar region of the transitional zone from normal human prostates as revealed by scanning electron microscopy

Babinski MA, Costa WS, Sampaio FJ, Cardoso LE

727 | Relationship between adult dark spermatogonia and secretory capacity of Leydig cells in cryptorchidism

Zivkovic D, Bica DT, Hadziselimovic F


728 | Resurfacing and reconstruction of the glans penis

Palminteri E, Berdondini E, Lazzeri M, Mirri F, Barbagli G

729 | Distal urethral reconstruction of the glans for penile carcinoma: results of a novel technique at 1-year of followup

Gulino G, Sasso F, Falabella R, Bassi PF

730 | Nerve-sparing radical cystectomy and orthotopic bladder replacement in female patients

Bhatta Dhar N, Kessler TM, Mills RD, Burkhard F, Studer EU


731 | Preoperative serum testosterone level as an independent predictor of treatment failure following radical prostatectomy

Yamamoto S, Yonese J, Kawakami S, Ohkubo Y, Tatokoro M, Komai Y, Takeshita H, Ishikawa Y, Fukui I

732 | Concomitant carcinoma in situ is a feature of aggressive disease in patients with organ-confined TCC at radical cystectomy.

Shariat SF, Palapattu GS, Karakiewicz PI, Rogers CG, Vazina A, Bastian PJ, Schoenberg MP, Lerner SP, Sagalowsky AI, Lotan Y


733 | Urodynamic studies in women with stress urinary incontinence: Significant bacteriuria and risk factors

Choe JH, Lee JS, Seo JT

734 | Outcomes following repeat mid urethral synthetic sling after failure of the initial sling procedure: rediscovery of the tension-free vaginal tape procedure

Lee KS, Doo CK, Han DH, Jung BJ, Han JY, Choo MS


735 | Efficacy of combined anticholinergic treatment and behavioral modification as a first line treatment or nonneurogenic and nonanatomical voiding dysfunction in children: a randomized controlled trial

Ayan S, Topsakal K, Gokce G, Gultekin EY

736 | Quality assessment of hypospadias repair with emphasis on techniques used and experience of pediatric urologic surgeons

Chrzan R, Dik P, Klijn AJ, de Jong TP.